A Dutch Merchant, Possibly Andreas…

Chitqua (attributed to), c. 1770, figure, BK-1976-49

Van Braam Houckgeest ran the Dutch East India Company (VOC) base in Canton harbour in south China from 1790 to 1795. He may have commissioned this figure of himself on a previous journey in China. Chinese sculptor Chitqua specialised in this kind of clay portrait, mainly for foreigners. Similar…

Ham

anonymous, c. 1800 - c. 1899, BK-NM-5783-98-F

Kaas, rond, waaruit een punt is…

anonymous, c. 1700 - c. 1799, BK-NM-5783-104

Pijpje met stempel V.O.C.

anonymous, 1600 - 1800, pipe, NG-534

Ontwerp voor een standbeeld van…

Eugène Lacomblé, c. 1860 - c. 1880, BK-18809

Brood of kaas

anonymous, c. 1675 - c. 1699, BK-14656-352