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Vermeer: The Milkmaid – Masters on Silk
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Vermeer: The Milkmaid



This Master shows a maidservant pouring milk from a pitcher into a bowl.  The original title of this work is ‘ Een Meyd die melk uytgiet’. It’s painted by Johannes Vermeer around the year 1660 and is currently displayed in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Vermeer’s main purpose with this painting was to show sobriety.  

About this pocket square:

  • 100% silk
  • Johannes Vermeer
  • Painted around 1660, exact year of completion is unknown
  • Origin: The Netherlands
  • 43 x 43 cm

All our Masters are produced from 100% pure high quality silk, woven with a plain weave. The fabric is light in weight which makes it easy to wear with the same fine look-and-feel as heaver silk fabrics. The designs are printed digitally with the highest possible care. Only with this process all details are shown and the Masters gets as close to the original as possible.