The Geographer: Vermeer What can be said about Vermeer? His work changed European artists; Whenever I'm in front of a Vermeer, I well up with tears at the depth of his perception. No one is making art like this these days.
"The Milkmaid ("De Melkmeid" or "Het Melkmeisje"), sometimes called "The Kitchen Maid," is an oil-on-canvas painting by the Dutch artist Johannes Vermeer/Vermeer van Delft. It is housed in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, Netherlands.