Vermeer: Master of Light

Johannes Vermeer was a Dutch painter in the 1600s who mainly produced paintings of domestic interior scenes. He is most celebrated for his extraordinary use of light in his paintings. Light, typically daylight, permeates his scenes, beautifully rendering his subjects using light and shadow.

Check out this documentary about Vermeer’s work and his brilliant use of light, which distinguishes his work among the greats.

2 Comments

  1. admin says:

    Good one Craig.
    Gary T

  2. Cherry says:

    Very nice. he was able to capture the effects very well

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