Example sentences for: delft

How can you use “delft” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Set in 17 th -century Delft, the "outstanding" (Denise Kersten, USA Today ) novel traces the singular life of a girl working as a servant in the home of painter Jan Vermeer.

  • In the wonderful A Woman Drinking with Two Men and a Serving Woman (circa 1658), carousers from his drab Rotterdam pictures have entered the finely nuanced space of his Delft interiors.

  • The blue and white finish is standard Delft and you will find it at many high class outlets with prices which match the quality.

  • Born in 1629 in Rotterdam, de Hooch apprenticed himself to a Haarlem landscapist called Nicolaes Berchem before making his way to Delft around 1652.

  • Vermeer was born, lived, painted, and died in Delft.


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