Vermeer, View of Delft, 1660-1

It is hard to underestimate how much the Dutch Masters have contributed to the way we see the world today. They had it all: landscapes, seascapes, portraits, still lifes, but all largely eschewing religious or mythological influences. Their methods embraced new technologies (the camera obscura), their subjects were apparently ordinary. Their fascination with depicting theContinue reading “Vermeer, View of Delft, 1660-1”