Portrait of a Member of the Van der…

Cornelis Troost, 1736, painting, SK-A-3948

The portrait conveys a sense of convivial hospitality, as if the man were inviting us into his home to enjoy his art and music. In a typically 18th-century way, the portrait has no sense of distance, of authority. It introduces us directly to the open personality of this enthusiastic young member of…

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…

Still Life

Abraham Hendricksz. van Beyeren, c. 1640 - c. 1680, painting, SK-A-3944

The Lords of Montfoort

anonymous, c. 1400, painting, SK-A-831

Portrait of Jacoba of Bavaria,…

anonymous, after c. 1480, painting, SK-A-498

The Death of the Virgin

Master of the Amsterdam Death of the Virgin, c. 1500, painting, SK-A-3467

Portrait of Ambrogio Spinola

Michiel Jansz van Mierevelt, 1609, painting, SK-A-3953

Memorial tablet

Master of the Spes Nostra, c. 1500, painting, SK-A-2312

Chimney piece with representation…

Philips Vinckboons (II), 1639, painting, BK-NM-10269