reading in a room with a view : pinner wrote ~ I took this one afternoon while I was staying in the mountains. It was really cold and rainy outside and I was reading one of my favourite books while listening to lovely music.
The painting Girl with a Pearl Earring (Dutch: Het Meisje met de Parel). circa oil on canvas, is one of Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer's masterworks and uses a pearl earring for a focal point. The painting is kept in the Mauritshuis gallery in The Hague.