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Lectures and Book Signings
Introduction to the Exhibition—Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry

October 22 at 2:00
East Building Auditorium

Adriaan Waiboer, head of collections and research, National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin, and Arthur K. Wheelock Jr., curator of northern baroque paintings, National Gallery of Art

A signing of the exhibition catalog follows.

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Johannes Vermeer, The Lacemaker, c. 1670–1671, oil on canvas transferred to panel, Musée du Louvre, Paris, Département des Peintures, Acquired in 1870

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