Seated Cupid

Étienne-Maurice Falconet, 1757, BK-1963-101

This famous statue already had many nicknames in the 18th century. Perhaps the best known is l’amour menaçant - menacing love. The menace is mainly in the love god’s expression, while his gesture makes us complicit, through silence. The statue was carved for Madame de Pompadour, mistress of Louis XV…

Shiva, Parvati, and Ganesha

anonymous, 850 - 930, figure, AK-MAK-251

Triomf van de Faam

Pieter Coecke van Aelst (I) (workshop of), 1512 - 1549, drawing, RP-T-1992-3

Shiva, Parvati, and Ganesha

anonymous, 850 - 930, figure, AK-MAK-524-A

Portret van Titiaan en zijn…

Anthony van Dyck, after Titiaan, 1627 - 1635, print, RP-P-BI-7437

Two Handbells

anonymous, c. 800 - c. 900, ghanta, AK-MAK-314

Durga Killing the Buffalo Demon

anonymous, c. 1000 - c. 1100, figure, AK-RAK-1992-1

Kamerschermen Vroege lente

Unkoku (school of), c. 1630 - c. 1660, AK-MAK-1464-A