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    “The Girl with the Pearl Earring”, (detail) c.1665, Johannes Vermeer.

    GIRL WITH A FLUTE by Johannes Vermeer 1665-1670

    “The Music Lesson”, 1665, Johannes Vermeer.

    Johannes Vermeer, The Glass of Wine [detail] Around 1661

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    Painting by Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, 1914, Potsdamer Platz, oil on canvas, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie.

    Johannes Vermeer, Girl with a Pearl Earring (detail), ca. 1665. L'Aia, Mauritshius

    Johannes Vermeer

    Mistress and Maid, by Johannes Vermeer, circa 1666 - 1667, Frick Collection, New York

    Jan Vermeer. A Girl Reading a Letter. Look at the reflection on the window, that is so incredible. That is one reason that Vermeer is a true master.

    “The Glass of Wine" (detail), c.1661, Johannes Vermeer.

    Johannes Vermeer Girl with A Pearl Earring Mauritshuis, The Hague Detail

    The painting Girl with a Pearl Earring (Dutch: Het Meisje met de Parel). circa 1665, oil on canvas, is one of Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer's masterworks and, as the name implies, uses a pearl earring for a focal point. Today the painting is kept in the Mauritshuis gallery in The Hague. It is sometimes referred to as "the Mona Lisa of the North" or "the Dutch Mona Lisa." Wikipedia.

    1907..Beautiful Edwardiany Dancer in Pearl Costume

    The Sea Hath It's Pearls William Henry Margetson

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    THE GIRL WITH THE PEARL EARRING. (2003) Scarlett Johansson replicates the beautiful painting by Johannes Vermeer. This speculative account of the life of Griet, a 16-year-old girl who appears in Johannes Vermeer's painting of the same title. Set in 17th century Holland, Griet is employed by Vermeer as a housemaid to care for his six children & his jealous pregnant wife. Tensions arise when Vermeer's wife suspects intimacy between her husband & the girl.