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Vermeer, Johannes 1632-1675

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Works: 1,280 works in 2,997 publications in 26 languages and 89,659 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Juvenile works  Art  Catalogues raisonnés  Catalogs  History  Poetry  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Other, Dedicatee, Inventor, Honoree, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: ND653.V5, 759.9492
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Publications about Johannes Vermeer
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Most widely held works by Johannes Vermeer
The Vermeer interviews : conversations with seven works of art by Bob Raczka( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2,146 libraries worldwide
In this look at seven paintings by Jan Vermeer, author Bob Raczka takes on the role of interviewer and the people in the paintings become his willing subjects
Jan Vermeer by Arthur K Wheelock( Book )
20 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,549 libraries worldwide
Contains critical commentary on the life and art of seventeenth-century Dutch painter Jan Vermeer, and features forty color plates, as well as black-and-white photographs, that document his work
Vermeer : the complete works by Arthur K Wheelock( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,017 libraries worldwide
This beautiful book illustrates every known work by Vermeer in full color. Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Curator of Northern Baroque Painting at the National Gallery of Art, has written an illuminating essay on the artist and commentaries on the paintings
Vermeer, faith in painting by Daniel Arasse( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 782 libraries worldwide
Arasse shows that although Vermeer usually uses secular subject matter commonplace among his contemporaries, his treatment of iconography, light, and line, for example, varies greatly from theirs. Iconographical elements tend to hold meaning in suspense rather than to explicate; dazzling light emanates from interior objects; sfumato renders the presence of objects without depicting them
Vermeer, 1632-1675 : veiled emotions by Norbert Schneider( Book )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 602 libraries worldwide
Background to Vermeer's paintings, most of which are of women
A study of Vermeer by Edward A Snow( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1994 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
We respond so intensely to Vermeer, suggests Edward Snow in this landmark study of the artist, because his paintings reach so deeply into our lives. Our desire for images, the distances that separate us, the validations we seek from the still world, the traces of ghostliness in our own human presence - these are Vermeer's themes
Johannes Vermeer by Mike Venezia( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 538 libraries worldwide
An overview of the life and work of the seventeenth-century Dutch painter, famous for creating realistic scenes of everyday life
Vermeer's women : secrets and silence by Marjorie E Wieseman( Book )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
"Focusing on the extraordinary Lacemaker from the Musée du Louvre, this beautiful book investigates the subtle and enigmatic paintings by Johannes Vermeer that celebrate the intimacy of the Dutch household. Moments frozen in paint that reveal young women sewing, reading or playing musical instruments, captured in Vermeer's uniquely luminous style, recreate a silent and often mysterious domestic realm, closed to the outside world, and inhabited almost exclusively by women and children. Three internationally recognized experts in the field explain why women engaged in mundane domestic tasks, or in pleasurable pastimes such as music making, writing letters, or adjusting their toilette, comprise some of the most popular Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century. Among the most intriguing of these compositions are those that consciously avoid any engagement with the viewer. Rather than acknowledging our presence, figures avert their gazes or turn their backs upon us; they stare moodily into space or focus intently on the activities at hand. In viewing these paintings, we have the impression that we have stumbled upon a private world kept hidden from casual regard. The ravishingly beautiful paintings of Vermeer are perhaps the most poetic evocations of this secretive world, but other Dutch painters sought to imbue simple domestic scenes with an air of silent mystery, and the book also features works by some of the most important masters of 17th-century Dutch genre painting, among them Gerard ter Borch, Gerrit Dou, Pieter de Hooch, Nicolaes Maes, and Jan Steen"--Publisher's description
Vermeer by Lawrence Gowing( Book )
7 editions published between 1952 and 1997 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Hals. Biographical and critical study by Pierre Descargues( Book )
11 editions published in 1966 in 4 languages and held by 450 libraries worldwide
"Catalogue" : p. 125-136
Vermeer : reception and interpretation by Christiane Hertel( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
This study interprets the suppositions underlying Vermeer's canonisation and addresses the critical problem of locating paintings in history. This book also makes a large contribution to the evolving discipline of the history of art
Vermeer : the complete paintings by Walter A Liedtke( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
"Since his rediscovery in the later half of the nineteenth century, Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675) has been one of the most admired and influential European painters. His extremely private life, his supposed use of a camera obscura, and the fact that his teacher remains unidentified have, until recently, encouraged a view of the 'Sphinx of Delft' as an isolated genius shrouded in an air of mystery. Walter Liedtke's new monograph reveals Vermeer's life to be well documented and places his work in the context of the Delft School and of Delft society as a whole. Vermeer's many admirers will relish Liedtke's exploration of subtleties of meaning and refinements of technique and style. Alongside the most historical approach to Vermeer to date, the annotated colour catalogue of Vermeer's complete paintings reveals a master whose rare sensibility may be described but not explained."--Jacket
The complete paintings of Vermeer by Johannes Vermeer( Book )
4 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
Vermeer's world : an artist and his town by Irene Netta( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 382 libraries worldwide
Johannes Vermeer (1632-75) is widely acknowledged as one of the most important painters of the seventeenth century. His delicate paintings of genre scenes and landscapes are famous throughout the world for their exquisite use of light. Vermeer's World gives a fascinating insight into the life and work of the Dutch artist. With its reproductions of the 35 paintings ascribed to him, this volume provides a complete catalogue of the artist's oeuvre. Focusing on life in the artist's native city, Delft, the author vividly describes the prosperous Dutch seaport in Vermeer's time- a bustling world of merchants, sea traders, and artists. The result is a compelling portrait that brings us closer to an understanding of this remarkable artist, whose art and life are often still seen as a mystery
Vermeer and painting in Delft by Axel Rüger( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the painting and artists of the Dutch town of Delft. It covers church interiors, portraits, landscapes and townviews, and culminates in an in-depth look at the work of three great Delft masters: Carel Fabritius, Pieter de Hooch and Johannes Vermeer
Vermeer's family secrets : genius, discovery, and the unknown apprentice by Benjamin Binstock( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
"The seventeenth-century Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer, best known today for his Girl with a Pearl Earring, has famously been seen as an enigma since his "discovery" as an unknown genius around 1860. In Vermeer's Family Secrets, Benjamin Binstock offers crucial solutions to the riddle of the "Sphinx of Delft."" "This book provides the first systematic account of Vermeer's family members as models, carefully follows his gradual artistic evolution, responses to predecessors such as Rembrandt and Carel Fabritius, and exchanges with his peers, and re-interprets crucial documents concerning Vermeer. Lavishly illustrated with over 180 black and white images and more than sixty color plates, the book also includes a remarkable two-page color spread that presents the entirety of Vermeer's oeuvre arranged in chronological order and relative scale for visual comparison. Through word and image, Binstock advances a new understanding of Vermeer's art in light of his life and his singular vision."--Jacket
Vermeer by Roberta D'Adda( Book )
8 editions published in 2005 in 4 languages and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Présente la vie et l'oeuvre de Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675) : son traitement de la lumière, ses sources d'inspiration, la postérité de son oeuvre et sa redécouverte à la fin du XIXe siècle, etc. Propose une description et une analyse d'un choix d'oeuvres
Jan Vermeer by Brad Finger( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and German and held by 198 libraries worldwide
"This is the story of an outstanding painter whose work is one of the glories of the Dutch Golden Age."--Jacket
Johannes Vermeer by Celeste Brusati( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Jan Vermeer by Erik Larsen( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in Italian and English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
A study of the work of Dutch artist Jan (Johannes) Vermeer; Includes portraits
 
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Alternative Names
Delft, Jan V. van 1632-1675
Delft, Jan Vermeer de 1632-1675
Delft, Jan Vermeer van
Delft, Jan Vermeer van 1632-1675
Der Meer, Jan van
Der Meer, Jan van 1632-1675
Ferumēru, Yohanesu 1632-1675
Iohannes Vermeer
Jan Vermeer
Jan Vermeer Holländischer Maler
Jan Vermeer malarz niderlandzki
Jan Vermeer pittore olandese
Jan Vermeer van Delft
Jans Vermērs
Johannes Vermeer
Johannes Vermeer de Delft Pintor neerlandés del segle XVII
Johannes Vermeer Dutch 17th century painter
Johannes Vermeer hollandsk maler
Johannes Vermeer Nederlands kunstschilder
Johannes Vermeer peintre hollandais
Johannes Vermeer peintre néerlandais
Johannes Vermeer Pintor neerlandés del siglo XVII
Johannes Vermeer van Delft
Meer de Delft, ... Van der 1632-1675
Meer, Jan van der
Meer Jan Van der 1632-1675
Meer, ... Van der 1632-1675
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Van Delft, Johannes Vermeer 1632-1675
Van der Meer de Delft, Jan
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Van der Meer Jan 1632-1675
Van Der Meer, Johannes
Van der Meer van Delft, Jan.
Van der Meer van Delft, Jan 1632-1675
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Vermer Delftskiĭ, Ĭokhannes 1632-1675
Vermer, Ĭokhannes
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Vermer, Jan
Yan Vermeer
Γιοχάνες Βερμέερ Ολλανδός ζωγράφος
Вермеер Дельфтский Я. 1632-1675
Вермеер Дельфтский, Ян 1632-1675
Вермеер Я. 1632-1675
Вермер Делфтский Я. 1632-1675
Вермер Я. 1632-1675
Йоханес Вермер
Ян Вермеер
Ян Вермер
Ян Вэрмээр
Јан Вермер холандски сликар од XVII век
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جان ورمیر
يوهانس فيرمير
یوهانس فرمیر نقاش هلندی
یوهانس ورمر
یوهانس ورمیر
योहानेस व्हर्मीर
জোহানস্‌ ভারমির
யொஹான்னெஸ் வெர்மீர்
യോഹാൻ വെർമീർ
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იან ვერმეერი
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フェルメール, J
フェルメール, ヨハネス
フェルメール, ヨハネス 1632-1675
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