Definition of Vermeer, Jan in English:

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Vermeer, Jan

Pronunciation: /vəːˈmɪə/
(1632–75), Dutch painter. He chiefly painted domestic genre scenes, for example The Kitchen-Maid (circa 1658). His work is distinguished by its balanced composition and treatment of light.
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