Vermeer: the sources of his painting - lectures

Vermeer: the sources of his painting - lectures

admission free

Silvia Danesi Squarzina

Professor Emeritus of Art History, University of Rome, La Sapienza


Proust wrote that Vermeer's pictures are fragments of one and the same world. But the artist's sources were actually multiple and ranged from everyday life to his mother-in-law's art collection, from Cesare Ripa's Iconologia - translated and published in Amsterdam in 1644 - to emblem literature.

Sala Cinema
Admission via steps in via Milano 9A
Admission free while places last


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