Girl with a Red Hat
Johannes Vermeer - circa 1668
604 x 800 • 46 KB
This portrait reveals Vermeer’s meticulous study of forms in light and luminous shadow. The painter’s painter, he is intent on finding the most perfect solution to representing the subtle play of light on the face and through the broad brim of the scarlet hat. In the tapestry background is Vermeer’s monogram composed of I, V and M.
Owner/Location: National Gallery of Art - Washington DC  (United States - Washington)
Dates: circa 1668
Artist age:Approximately 36 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 22.8 cm (8.98 in.), Width: 18 cm (7.09 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on panel
Entered by: Member Irene on 07 October 2012.
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