Mystery Master

Perl, Jed
January 1996
New Republic;1/8/96-1/15/96, Vol. 214 Issue 2/3, p35
Reviews the exhibition of Johannes Vermeer's paintings at the National Gallery in Washington D.C. from January to February 1996.


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