Vermeer’s Women, Secrets and Silence

Exhibition in The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, 5 October 2011 – 15 January 2012. Free Admission. Explore the intimate beauty of Vermeer’s exquisite scenes of Dutch 17th-century women in their homes in the only showing of this stunning exhibition. At its heart is Vermeer’s extraordinary painting The Lacemaker (c.1669-70) – one of the Musée du Louvre’s most famous works – rarely seen outside Paris and now on loan to the UK for the first time.