Jan Vermeer (Johannes van der Meer)

Jan Vermeer

(16321675)

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Works:

Diana and her nymphs (1653-1654)

 

Diana and her nymphs
16531654
Oil on canvas, 97.8 x 104.6 cm
MauritshuisThe Hague

 

Christ in the House of Martha and Mary (1654-1656)

 

Christ in the House of Martha and Mary
16541656
Oil on canvas, 158.5 x 141.5 cm
Scottish National GalleryEdinburgh

 

Saint Praxedis (1655)

 

Saint Praxedis (Sint Praxedis)
1655
Oil on canvas, 101.6 x 82.6 cm
Barbara Piasecka-JohnsonPrinceton

 

The Procuress (1656)

 

The Procuress (De koppelaarster)
1656
Oil on canvas, 143 x 130 cm
Gemäldegalerie Alte MeisterDresden

 

A Maid Asleep (1656-1657)

 

A Maid Asleep (Slapend meisje)
16561657
Oil on canvas, 87.6 x 76.5 cm
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

 

Officer and Laughing Girl (c. 1657)

 

Officer and Laughing Girl
c.1657
Oil on canvas, 50.5 x 46 cm
Frick CollectionNew York

 

The Little Street (1658)

 

The Little Street (Het Straatje, Delft)
1658
Oil on canvas, 54.3 x 44 cm
RijksmuseumAmsterdam

 

Girl interrupted at Her Music (1658-1659)

 

Girl interrupted at Her Music
16581659
Oil on canvas, 39.4 x 44.5 cm
Frick CollectionNew York

 

The Girl with the Wineglass (1658-1660)

 

The Girl with the Wineglass
16581660
Oil on canvas, 78 x 67 cm
Herzog Anton Ulrich MuseumBraunschweig

 

Girl Reading a Letter at an Open Window (c. 1659)

 

Girl Reading a Letter at an Open Window
c.1659
Oil on canvas, 83 x 64.5 cm
Gemäldegalerie Alte MeisterDresden

 

The Milkmaid (1660)

 

The Milkmaid (Het melkmeisje)
1660
Oil on canvas, 45.5 x 41 cm
RijksmuseumAmsterdam

 

View of Delft (1660-1661)

 

View of Delft (Gezicht op Delft)
16601661
Oil on canvas, 96.5 x 115.7 cm
MauritshuisThe Hague

 

The Glass of Wine (c. 1661)

 

The Glass of Wine (Het glas wijn)
c.1661
Oil on canvas, 68 cm × 79.6 cm
GemäldegalerieBerlin

 

Young Woman with a Water Pitcher (c. 1662)

 

Young Woman with a Water Pitcher
c.1662
Oil on canvas, 45.7 x 40.6 cm
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

 

Woman with a Lute (1662-1663)

 

Woman with a Lute (De luitspeelster)
16621663
Oil on canvas, 51.4 x 45.7 cm
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

 

The Music Lesson (1662-1665)

 

The Music Lesson (De muziekles)
16621665
Oil on canvas, 73.3 x 64.5 cm
Royal CollectionBuckingham PalaceLondon

 

Woman with a Pearl Necklace (1662-1665)

 

Woman with a Pearl Necklace
16621665
Oil on canvas, 56.1 x 47.4 cm
GemäldegalerieBerlin

 

Woman in Blue Reading a Letter (1663)

 

Woman in Blue Reading a Letter
1663
Oil on canvas, 46.5 x 39 cm
RijksmuseumAmsterdam

 

Woman Holding a Balance (c. 1664)

 

Woman Holding a Balance
c.1664
Oil on canvas, 39.7 x 35.5 cm
National Gallery of ArtWashington

 

Girl with a Pearl Earring (c. 1665)

 

Girl with a Pearl Earring
c.1665
Oil on canvas, 44.5 x 39 cm
MauritshuisThe Hague

 

The Concert (c. 1665)

 

The Concert (Het concert)
c.1665
Oil on canvas, 72.5 x 64.7 cm
Isabella Stewart Gardner MuseumBoston

 

A Lady writing (c. 1665)

 

A Lady writing (Schrijvende vrouw in het geel)
c.1665
Oil on canvas, 45 x 39.9 cm
National Gallery of ArtWashington

 

Study of a Young Woman (1665-1667)

 

Study of a Young Woman (Meisjeskopje)
16651667
Oil on canvas, 44.5 x 40 cm
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

 

Girl with the Red Hat (1665-1666)

 

Girl with the Red Hat
16651666
Oil on panel, 22.8 x 18 cm
National Gallery of ArtWashington

 

Girl with a Flute (1665-1670)

 

Girl with a Flute (Meisje met de fluit)
16651670
Oil on panel, 20 x 17.8 cm
National Gallery of ArtWashington

 

Mistress and Maid (1666-1667)

 

Mistress and Maid (Dame en dienstbode)
16661667
Oil on canvas, 90.2 x 78.7 cm
Frick CollectionNew York

 

The Art of Painting (1666-1668)

 

The Art of Painting (De Schilderkunst)
16661668
Oil on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
Kunsthistorisches MuseumVienna

 

The Astronomer (1668)

 

The Astronomer (De astronoom)
1668
Oil on canvas 51 x 45 cm
Musée du LouvreParis

 

The Geographer (1669)

 

The Geographer (De geograaf)
1669
Oil on canvas, 52 x 45 cm
Städel MuseumFrankfurt am Main

 

The Love Letter (1669)

 

The Love Letter (De liefdesbrief)
1669
Oil on canvas, 44 x 38.5 cm
RijksmuseumAmsterdam

 

The Lacemaker (1669-1670)

 

The Lacemaker (De kantwerkster)
16691670
Oil on canvas tr. to panel, 24 x 21 cm
Musée du LouvreParis

 

Young Woman seated at a Virginal (c. 1670)

 

Young Woman seated at a Virginal
c.1670
Oil on canvas, 25 x 20 cm
Private collectionNew York

 

Woman Writing a Letter, with her Maid (c. 1670)

 

Woman Writing a Letter, with her Maid
c.1670
Oil on canvas, 71.1 x 60.5 cm
National Gallery of IrelandDublin

 

Allegory of Faith (1670-1672)

 

Allegory of Faith (Allegorie op het geloof)
16701672
Oil on canvas, 114.3 x 88.9 cm
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

 

Young Woman Seated at a Virginal (1670-1672)

 

Young Woman Seated at a Virginal
16701672
Oil on canvas, 51.5 x 45.5 cm
National GalleryLondon

 

Young Woman Standing at a Virginal (1670-1672)

 

Young Woman Standing at a Virginal
16701672
Oil on canvas, 51.7 x 45.2 cm
National GalleryLondon

 

The Guitar Player (c. 1672)

 

The Guitar Player (De gitaarspeelster)
c.1672
Oil on canvas, 53 x 46.3 cm
National GalleryLondon

 

 

Vermeer in Film:

Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)

 

Girl with a Pearl Earring
2003
Director: Peter Webber
Starring: Colin Firth, Scarlett Johansson

 

 

Baptized October 31 1632 Delft (Netherlands)
Died December 15 1675 Delft (Netherlands)
Occupation Painter