Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Including a most fascinating hypothesis on Vermeer…

This week we’re up for a link (or two or three… :-))

#1:

Quiet by James Jacques-Joseph Tissot

I’ve added a new post to my page of quotes on the delights of reading here.

#2:

Gentleman and Lady Drinking Wine by Jan Vermeer

My dad ran across this fascinating hypothesis about the work of the Dutch painter Vermeer and it was so interesting I thought I’d share it. The idea is that Vermeer’s work might be something like 350 year old photographs! Here’s the link.

And #3:


If you happen to like BBC P&P ’95, the P&P ’95 Forever Club is working up to 100 members—with a special possible bonus for the next few members to join. So, if you’re interested (and not already a member), you might like to check it out! Here’s the link for that: pandp95forever.blogspot.com


2 comments:

  1. The article about Vermeer was INCREDIBLE!!! I was absolutely blown away by that man's discovery. (I read and enjoyed this post when you first wrote it, but haven't gotten around to telling you so until now!)

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    1. Victoria, I so agree. Wasn't it amazing??? And thanks so much for coming back to comment -- I really appreciated it!

      Btw (not to put you in suspense or anything ;-)), but I finished The Princess and the Prince while traveling and I'm hoping to do a review soon. :-)

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