Portrait of a Girl Dressed in Blue

Johannes Cornelisz. Verspronck, 1641, painting, SK-A-3064

What made this such a popular portrait? That it shows a pretty child dressed in her finest clothes? As was usual at the time, the girl actually has an adult appearance. Her facial expression is all that shows she is playing the role. Unfortunately, we no longer know who she was.

On display in Gallery of Honour

Woman Reading a Letter

Johannes Vermeer, c. 1663, painting, SK-C-251

In a quiet, private moment, a young woman stands, engrossed in reading a letter. It is morning, and she is still wearing her blue nightrobe. All the other colours are subordinate to its radiant lapis lazuli; yellow and red hardly make an appearance. Vermeer rendered the different effects of the cool…

Portrait of Machteld Muilman

Frans van der Mijn, c. 1745 - c. 1747, painting, SK-A-2249

On display in room 1.5

Still Life with Flowers

Coenraet Roepel, 1721, painting, SK-A-336

Portrait of Raden Syarif Bustaman…

Friedrich Carl Albert Schreuel (attributed to), c. 1840, painting, SK-A-4703

On display in room 1.17

View of the Temple of ‘Juno’ at…

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, c. 1775, drawing, RP-T-1960-205

The Plum Garden at Kameido Shrine

Hiroshige (I) , Utagawa, 1857, print, RP-P-1956-743

Notities over 50 jaar

Hans Landsaat, 1985, album, RP-P-2011-5-103

Fotoreproductie van een prent naar…

anonymous, after Rembrandt van Rijn, c. 1859 - in or before 1869, photograph, RP-F-2001-7-31-1

Student at a table by candlelight

Rembrandt van Rijn, c. 1642, print, RP-P-OB-233