'Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry' Review: Conversing via Canvas

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'Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry' Review: Conversing via Canvas

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I’ve remembered, for more than two decades, debates I overheard at the National Gallery of Art’s great Johannes Vermeer retrospective about what had provoked the pictures. Was the robust girl pouring milk from a jug a servant in the artist’s household? Was the woman with the balance his wife? Probably because the space of these…

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