Johannes Vermeer, Woman Holding a Balance


Johannes Vermeer, Woman Holding a Balance, 1664, oil on canvas, 42.5 cm × 38 cm / 16.7″ × 15″ (National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.)

Additional resources

This painting at the National Gallery of Art

Dutch Paintings of the 17th Century, National Gallery of Art

Cite this page as: Dr. Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth Harris, "Johannes Vermeer, Woman Holding a Balance," in Smarthistory, December 11, 2015, accessed April 14, 2021, https://smarthistory.org/johannes-vermeer-woman-holding-a-balance/.