Girl in a Large Hat

Caesar Boëtius van Everdingen, c. 1645 - c. 1650, painting, SK-A-5005

This woman with her wide sunhat and seductive, bared shoulder is similar to the enticing shepherdesses that often appear in Dutch paintings. She proffers a small basket of fruit to the viewer in an unmistakably erotic gesture. The picture was originally intended to be displayed high on a wall, above…

On display in room 2.11

Javaanse hoffunctionarissen

anonymous, c. 1820 - c. 1870, painting, NG-2010-41

Clothes make the man, so too in Indonesia. These are not actual portraits, but types. In addition to revealing the region these men come from, the meticulously painted clothes and batik motifs also provide information about their rank and status. These proud, confident figures are unusual: in…

On display in room 1.17

The Judgement of Junius Brutus

Artus Quellinus (I), 1651, BK-AM-51-21

On display in room 2.18

Two Horses in a Meadow near a Gate

Paulus Potter, 1649, painting, SK-C-205

Caritas romana (Roman Charity)

Artus Quellinus (I), c. 1652, figure, BK-AM-51-11

On display in room 2.32


Giambologna, c. 1600, bust, BK-15116

On display in room 2.3

Enjoying the Ice

Hendrick Avercamp, c. 1615 - c. 1620, painting, SK-A-3247

The Town Hall on Dam Square,…

Gerrit Adriaensz. Berckheyde, 1672, painting, SK-A-34

On display in room 2.27

Portrait of Lieutenant-Admiral…

Abraham Evertsz. van Westerveld, 1650 - 1692, painting, SK-A-1683

On display in room 0.12