Vermeer[vər mer′; E vər mir′]
Vermeer definition by Webster's New World
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Vermeer, Jan 1632-75; Du. painter: also called Jan van der Meer van Delft
Vermeer definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Jan Also known as Jan van der Meer. 1632-1675.
Dutch painter noted for his interior genre scenes, in which he used to great effect his mastery of lighting and color. His works include The Lacemaker (c. 1664).