Tag: 1660

View of Delft (1660-1661)

Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675) View of Delft (Gezicht op Delft) 1660–1661 Oil on canvas, 96.5 x 115.7 cm Mauritshuis, The Hague Image: Essential Vermeer View of Delft today:   See also: • Delft (Netherlands)  

Palace of Placentia, Greenwich (England)

Palace of Placentia or Greenwich Palace Built: 1443 Rebuilt: 1499 Demolished: 1660 Births: • Elizabeth I, Queen of England and Ireland (1533-1603) • Henry VIII, King of England and Ireland (1491-1547) See also: • Palaces | England  

1660

  Rulers: • Felipe IV, King of Spain (1621-1665) Events: • Palace of Placentia, or Greenwich Palace (England) is demolished. • Royal Society established in London. • Santa Maria del Popolo completed in Rome. Deaths: • Flinck, Govert (1615-1660) • Velázquez, Diego (1599-1660) Literature: • Molière (1622-1673): Sganarelle ou Le Cocu imaginaire (1660) Art: • Cagnacci,…