- Words: 1084
- Length: 3 Pages
- Topic: Art (general)
- Paper #: 10830138
She is wearing a white cap to cover her hair, which further conveys a sense of anonymousness.
However, after researching this work of art, I began to discover how wide the divide was between my own assumptions of beauty and that of Vermeer's time. Although I found the work of art itself beautiful and picturesque, the milkmaid looked heavy and ungainly to me, more of an object of pity because