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Famous Genre Paintings by Pieter De Hooch

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List of famous Pieter de Hooch Genre paintings, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. Pieter de Hooch is revered by art enthusiasts everywhere, having created some of the most historic Genre paintings of all time. These popular Pieter de Hooch Genre paintings have sold for up to a few hundred thousand dollars, so if you want an original in your home then you better start saving. Going to museums can be expensive and time consuming, so scroll through this list to see Genre paintings that Pieter de Hooch created from the comfort of your own home. You can find additional information for these renowned Pieter de Hooch Genre paintings by clicking the names of the pieces. You can vote for any of these items, from Three Women and a Man in a Courtyard to A Woman Peeling Apples This list answers the questions, "What are the most famous Pieter de Hooch Genre paintings?" and "What are examples of Pieter de Hooch Genre paintings?"
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    A Woman Peeling Apples is a painting by the Dutch Golden Age painter Pieter de Hooch in the Wallace Collection in London. It is a genre painting showing a quiet domestic scene from the time, like most of de Hooch's works. The elaborate fireplace and fur and embroidery in the mother's clothes show a prosperous household, and the cupid between the two figures implies a happy one. Its sensitive handling of light—in particular, natural light filtered into an otherwise unlit interior space—led 19th century art historians to attribute it to Johannes Vermeer, with whose work the painting does bear strong similarities. However, Vermeer's work typically portrayed a woman working alone instead of a...  more
    • Artist: Pieter de Hooch
    • Subject: Child, Woman, Apple
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Dutch Golden Age
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    "At the Linen Closet" (1663) is a painting by Dutch Baroque-era artist Pieter de Hooch....  more
    • Artist: Pieter de Hooch
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Dutch Golden Age
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    Musical Party in a Courtyard (1677) is an oil-on-canvas painting by Dutch master Pieter de Hooch....  more
    • Artist: Pieter de Hooch
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Dutch Golden Age
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    "Three Women and a Man in a Courtyard" (1663-1665) is a painting by Dutch Baroque-era artist Pieter de Hooch....  more
    • Artist: Pieter de Hooch
    • Genres (Art): Genre art, Landscape art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Dutch Golden Age
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