Tag: Vermeer

La dentellière (1977)

The Lacemaker Director: Claude Goretta Producer: Daniel Toscan du Plantier Screenplay: Claude Goretta Based on: La Dentellière by Pascal Lainé Genre: Comedy | Drama | Romantic Music: Pierre Jansen Country: France | Switzerland Language: French Studio: Action Films | Citel…

Jan Vermeer (Johannes van der Meer)

(1632–1675) The artist’s works: Diana and her nymphs 1653–1654 Mauritshuis, The Hague Christ in the House of Martha and Mary 1654–1656 Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh Saint Praxedis 1655 Barbara Piasecka-Johnson, Princeton The Procuress 1656 Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Dresden A Maid Asleep 1656–1657 Metropolitan Museum…

Colin Firth

(1960) Colin Andrew Firth, CBE Filmography as Actor: Shakespeare in Love 1998 Director: John Madden Starring: Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes     Girl with a Pearl Earring 2003 Director: Peter Webber Starring: Colin Firth, Scarlett Johansson   Born September 10…

Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)

Director: Peter Webber Producer: Andy Paterson, Anand Tucker Screenplay: Olivia Hetreed Based on: Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier Genre: Drama Music: Alexandre Desplat Country: United Kingdom, Luxembourg, Netherlands Language: English Studio: UK Film Council, Archer Street Productions…

Delft (Netherlands)

Delft in art: Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675) The Little Street 1658 Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam     Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675) View of Delft 1660–1661 Mauritshuis, The Hague     Births: • Beresteyn, Cornelis van (1586-1638) • Manet, Suzanne (1830-1906) • Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675) Deaths: • Hofdyck, Corvina van (1602-1667) • Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675)…

Saint Praxedis (1655)

Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675) Saint Praxedis (Sint Praxedis) 1655 Oil on canvas, 101.6 x 82.6 cm Barbara Piasecka-Johnson Collection, Princeton

Buckingham Palace (London)

Construction started: 1703 Completed: 1962 Location: London, SW1A 1AA, UK Website: https://www.royal.uk/royal-residences-buckingham-palace Royal Collection Website: https://www.rct.uk/ Collection: • Canova, Antonio (1757-1822): Venere e Marte (1817-22) • Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675): The Music Lesson (1662-65) See also: • Palaces