1659

Rulers:

• Felipe IV, King of Spain (1621-1665)

Literature:

• Molière (1622-1673): Les Précieuses ridicules (1659)

Art:

Murillo, Bartolomé (1617-1682): Dos mujeres en la ventana (c.1655-60)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): An Elderly Man as Saint Paul (1659)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Portrait of a Boy (1655-60)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Portrait of a Gentleman with a Tall Hat and Gloves (1658-60)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Portrait of a Man (1650-60)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Self-Portrait (1659)

Velázquez, Diego (1599-1660): Infanta Margarita Teresa con vestido azul (1659)

• Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675): Girl interrupted at Her Music (1658-59)

• Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675): Girl Reading a Letter at an Open Window (c.1659)

• Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675): The Girl with the Wineglass (1658-60)

• Zurbarán, Francisco de (1598-1664): Virgen Niña (1658-60)