An open letter to the unconquerable Dutch.

An open letter to the unconquerable Dutch.

Date: unknown
Creator: Atherton, John, 1900-1952. & Auslander, Joseph, 1897-1965.
Description: A poem praising the Dutch for defying the Nazis in World War II. The poem is framed by a painting of a tattered Dutch flag, in front of which are two hands bound with broken chains. Behind the flag is a Dutch landscape, including windmills and the ocean, depicted as a war zone.
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A Maid Asleep

A Maid Asleep

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Date: 1656/1657
Creator: Vermeer, Jan
Description: The painting depicts an interior scene with a woman apparently asleep at the table on which sits a bowl of fruit and a lidded container. There is also a patterned table cloth, a chair and in the distance the interior scene is continued.
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A Couple with a Canary

A Couple with a Canary

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Date: unknown
Creator: de Hooch, Pieter
Description: A close view of the couple next to the bird cage is seen in this painting detail. The woman is seated and wears a white dress with pink ribbons and the man leans over her to look into the bird cage.
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A Couple with a Canary

A Couple with a Canary

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Date: unknown
Creator: de Hooch, Pieter
Description: Through a doorway, past a mop and broom, a couple can be seen next to a bird cage.
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A Lute Player Singing

A Lute Player Singing

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Date: 1622
Creator: van Baburen, Dirck
Description: In this painting detail, a close view of the lute player's face is shown.
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A Lute Player Singing

A Lute Player Singing

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Date: 1622
Creator: van Baburen, Dirck
Description: A man wearing pleated sleeves and an elaborate hat with a feather plays a stringed instrument and sings.
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