Self portrait - John Singer Sargent John Singer Sargent (January 1856 – April was the most successful portrait painter of his era, as well as a gifted landscape painter and watercolorist. Sargent was born in Florence, Italy to American parents.
Rijksmuseum’s selection for US President’s visit: Includes among other - The Milkmaid by Vermeer Portrait of a Couple, by Frans Hals, c. The Wardens of the Amsterdam Drapers’ Guild, Known as ‘The Syndics’, by Rembrandt c. Night Watch also by Rembrandt
The painting Girl with a Pearl Earring (Dutch: Het Meisje met de Parel). circa oil on canvas, is one of Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer's masterworks and uses a pearl earring for a focal point. The painting is kept in the Mauritshuis gallery in The Hague.