Nationality: Dutch Born-Died: 1632-1675
Creation Date: c.
× 43 inch (130 × 110 cm)
Media: Oil on canvas
Location: Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
This is one of the most famous Vermeer paintings and there exists a great deal of writing about it's history and meaning. Incidentally, between 1942 and 1945 this painting was owned by...Adolph Hitler!