Objects & Places from Girl with a Pearl Earring

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Camera Obscura - This is the wooden box that Vermeer uses to see more of what there is when he paints.

Delft - This is the city in the Netherlands where the story is set.

New Church - This is the place where Griet was baptized as an infant.

Market Hall - This is where the local market is held every morning.

Papists' Corner - This place is considered the Catholic and, therefore, wealthier part of town.

Oude Langendijck - This is the part of town where Griet and her family live.

The Pearl Earring - This is considered to be the symbol of ownership in the novel.

The Yellow Mantle - This is the piece of fur that van Ruijven's wife was wearing in the portrait Vermeer painted of her.

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