The Battle of Terheide

Willem van de Velde (I), 1657, painting, SK-A-1365

English ships blockaded the Dutch Republic’s harbours in 1653. While leading an attempt to break the blockade, the Dutch admiral Maarten Tromp was killed. His family commissioned this painting of his final battle to commemorate his death. It still has its original frame, featuring the heraldic arms…

On display in room 2.15

Model for the tomb of Maerten…

Rombout Verhulst, 1654, BK-NM-4352

On display in room 2.15

Ewer and Basin

Johannes Lutma (1584-1669), 1647, dish, BK-NM-10244-A

On display in room 2.8

De Spaanse, Engelse en Hollandse…

Wenceslaus Hollar, 1640, print, RP-P-1926-234

Portret van admiraal Maarten…

Wenceslaus Hollar, 1652, print, RP-P-1907-2928

De Spaanse, Engelse en Hollandse…

Wenceslaus Hollar, 1640, print, RP-P-1926-235

Zeeslag

Reinier Nooms, 1652 - 1670, print, RP-P-1889-A-14326

Zeeslag

Reinier Nooms, 1652 - 1726, print, RP-P-1889-A-14334

Zeeslag

Reinier Nooms, 1652 - 1656, print, RP-P-OB-20.559