The Battle of Waterloo

Jan Willem Pieneman, 1824, painting, SK-A-1115

Emperor Napoleon met his final defeat at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815. This painting – the largest at the Rijksmuseum – shows the moment when the tide turned: the British general Wellington hears that the Prussian army is approaching. Victory, and an end to twenty years of war, is at hand. The…

Portrait of Jan Valckenburgh

Daniel Vertangen, c. 1660, painting, SK-A-4969

Stadtholder Prince Maurice Lying in…

Adriaen Pietersz. van de Venne, c. 1625, painting, SK-A-446

Venus and Adonis

Ferdinand Bol, c. 1658, painting, SK-A-4823

The Egg Dance

Pieter Aertsen, 1552, painting, SK-A-3

The Adoration of the Magi

Jan Jansz Mostaert, c. 1520 - c. 1525, painting, SK-A-671

Portico and pediment from the…

Philips Vinckboons (II), 1639, BK-BFR-419

Vertumnus and Pomona

Jan Tengnagel, 1617, painting, SK-A-4699

Piety

Cornelis Kruseman, 1823, painting, SK-A-1069

Fête champêtre with Turkish…

Jean Baptiste Vanmour, c. 1720 - c. 1737, painting, SK-A-2011