Jan Vermeer, Allegory of the Art of Painting, 1670-1675.

Vermeer used both mirrors and the camera obscura to depict opulent 17th-century Dutch domestic interiors so convincingly. He was also far ahead of his time in understanding the science of color.

Jan Vermeer, Allegory of the Art of Painting, 1670-1675.

Vermeer used both mirrors and the camera obscura to depict opulent 17th-century Dutch domestic interiors so convincingly. He was also far ahead of his time in understanding the science of color.

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