Johannes Vermeer, ‘Girl with the Red Hat’, ca. 1665/1666, Painting, Oil on panel, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
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Johannes Vermeer

Girl with the Red Hat, ca. 1665/1666

Oil on panel
15 7/8 × 14 × 1 3/4 in
40.3 × 35.6 × 4.4 cm
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National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Washington
painted surface: 22.8 x 18 cm (9 x 7 1/16 in.)  support: 23.2 x 18.1 cm (9 1/8 x 7 1/8 in.)  …
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Johannes Vermeer
Dutch, 1632–1675
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Johannes Vermeer is best known for his meticulously rendered images of women in light-filled domestic interiors. A slow and methodical painter, Vermeer produced relatively few paintings (34 have been attributed to him) but was a modest celebrity in his hometown of Delft during his lifetime. After he died, he fell into obscurity until the 19th century when he was rediscovered by German art historian Gustav Friedrich Waagen and French journalist and art critic Théophile Thoré-Bürger. Vermeer is now considered one of the greatest painters of the Dutch Golden Age.

Johannes Vermeer, ‘Girl with the Red Hat’, ca. 1665/1666, Painting, Oil on panel, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
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National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Washington
painted surface: 22.8 x 18 cm (9 x 7 1/16 in.)  support: 23.2 x 18.1 cm (9 1/8 x 7 1/8 in.)  framed: 40.3 x 35.6 x 4.4 cm (15 7/8 x 14 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium
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Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington
Johannes Vermeer
Dutch, 1632–1675
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Johannes Vermeer is best known for his meticulously rendered images of women in light-filled domestic interiors. A slow and methodical painter, Vermeer produced relatively few paintings (34 have been attributed to him) but was a modest celebrity in his hometown of Delft during his lifetime. After he died, he fell into obscurity until the 19th century when he was rediscovered by German art historian Gustav Friedrich Waagen and French journalist and art critic Théophile Thoré-Bürger. Vermeer is now considered one of the greatest painters of the Dutch Golden Age.

Johannes Vermeer

Girl with the Red Hat, ca. 1665/1666

Oil on panel
15 7/8 × 14 × 1 3/4 in
40.3 × 35.6 × 4.4 cm
Permanent collection
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