Have you ever wondered what the world’s most famous paintings look like up close?
Well, now you don’t have to. With the Internet’s help, you can now seem them up close, right down to the tiniest brush stroke.
See below for links to some of these incredible artworks, which you can zoom into and explore from the comfort of your living room.
Girl with a Pearl Earring – Johannes Vermeer
Quite possibly one of his most incredible works, Johannes Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring is captivating through its luminosity and incredible portrayal of its subject.
But it’s only when you zoom closer that you begin to see the artwork’s incredible detail, or lack thereof in some areas.
Zoom into Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring - https://artsandculture.google.com/story/girl-with-a-pearl-earring/bgICYYizzwQHKQ