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Vermeer's "Woman in Blue Reading a Letter" from the Rijksmuseum

The Vermeer Phenomenon - Lecture, November 15, 2015, 2 pm

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About the Artist

Vermeer, Johannes Dutch, 1632 - 1675

Revisiting Vermeer: The 20th Anniversary of the 1995 Blockbuster Exhibition at the National Gallery of Art

On November 12, 1995, the National Gallery of Art opened its doors to the history-making exhibition Johannes Vermeer. This November we celebrate the twentieth anniversary of this blockbuster exhibition and remember the thrill and excitement of that very special show through pictures, magazine articles, and newspaper clippings.