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Girl with a Pearl Earring, c. 1665Johannes Vermeer (1632 – 1675), DutchGirl with a Pearl Earring was originally titled “Girl with a Turban” but was renamed in the second part of the twentieth century. The girl in this painting is believed to be Vermeer’s eldest daughter, Maria, who was about twelve or thirteen years old at the time it was created.— at Mauritshuis.

Girl with a Pearl Earring, c. 1665
Johannes Vermeer (1632 – 1675), Dutch

Girl with a Pearl Earring was originally titled “Girl with a Turban” but was renamed in the second part of the twentieth century. The girl in this painting is believed to be Vermeer’s eldest daughter, Maria, who was about twelve or thirteen years old at the time it was created.— at Mauritshuis.

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