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List of paintings by Albrecht Dürer: The following is an incomplete list of paintings by the German painter and engraver Albrecht Dürer. Wolf, Norbert. Albrecht Dürer. Prestel, 2010. ISBN 978-3-7913-4426-3
Ralph Goings: received his MFA in painting from Sacramento State College in 1965. He was inspired by artists such as Wayne Thiebaud, Johannes Vermeer, Thomas Eakins. His
Nicolaes Maes: he introduced in genre painting. These inventions had an important influence on Delft genre painters including Johannes Vermeer and Pieter de Hooch in
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Concert (disambiguation): The Concert (Titian), a painting by Italian artist Titian The Concert (Vermeer), a painting by Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer Concert Properties, a real
Lead-tin-yellow: importance in oil painting, sometimes called the "Yellow of the Old Masters" because of the frequency with which it was used by those famous painters. The name
Hendrik Martenszoon Sorgh: material on Hendrik Martenszoon Sorgh (see index) The Milkmaid by Johannes Vermeer, exhibition catalog fully online as PDF from The Metropolitan Museum
List of artists in the Web Gallery of Art (A–K): artists with oil paintings in the database are listed alphabetically here. The painter's name is followed by a title of one of their paintings and its location
North light (architecture): during the Dutch Golden Age with painters such as Rembrandt and Johannes Vermeer. This can be seen in works such as Vermeer's The Milkmaid. Artists without
Neoplasticism: pleasing whole: to create harmony. Even the most realistic painters, such as Johannes Vermeer or Rembrandt van Rijn, used all kinds of artistic means to
Fine art: imagination required, with history painting placed higher than still life. Historically, the five main fine arts were painting, sculpture, architecture, music
Tronie: showed aristocratic ladies as mythological figures. Examples of tronies Johannes Vermeer, Girl with a Pearl Earring, c. 1665 Adriaen Brouwer, Youth Making a
Gabriël Metsu: Gabriël Metsu (1629–1667) was a Dutch painter of history paintings, still lifes, portraits, and genre works. He was "a highly eclectic artist, who did
Hendrick Cornelisz. van Vliet: material on Hendrick Corneliszoon van Vliet (see index) The Milkmaid by Johannes Vermeer, exhibition catalog fully online as PDF from The Metropolitan Museum
A Woman Peeling Apples: historians to attribute it to Johannes Vermeer, with whose work the painting does bear strong similarities. However, Vermeer's work typically portrayed a
John Michael Montias: contributions to the studies of the painter Johannes Vermeer have been widely acknowledged. In 1989, Montias published Vermeer and His Milieu, in which he mentions
Balthasar van der Ast: March 1657) was a Dutch Golden Age painter who specialized in still lifes of flowers and fruit, as well as painting a number of remarkable shell still
Hendrick ter Brugghen: and elements of his style can also be found in the paintings of Frans Hals and Johannes Vermeer. Peter Paul Rubens described ter Brugghen's work as "

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