A Timeline of Prominent European Painters of Vermeer's Era

This timeline illustrates a number of the most important European artists that where in activity of the Golden Age. Their names are arranged according their birthplaces. In order to see examples of each painter's works, click on their name.

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1700

Netherlands

Frans Hals 1580-1666

Flanders

Pieter Brueghel 1564- c. 1638
Jan Brueghel 1568-1625
Jacob Jordaens 1593-1678

Italy

Annible Caracci 1560-1609
Orazio Gentileschi c. 1565-1640
Guido Reni 1575-1642
Guercino 1591-1666

Spain

Jusepe Ribera 1588-1652
Diego Velasquez 1599-1660

France

Antoine le Nain c. 1588-1648
Simon Vouet 1590-1640
Nicolas Poussin 1594-1665
Claude Lorrain 1600-1682
Charles le Brun c. 1619-1690
Looking Over Vermeer's Shoulder
The complete book on the technique and studio practices of Johannes Vermeer
2nd edition
eBook / PDF
+300 color illus.
Jan., 2016


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