A Pelican and other Birds near a…

Melchior d'Hondecoeter, c. 1680, painting, SK-A-175

Melchior d’Hondecoeter specialised in depicting birds. Here he painted a pelican, various ducks, a cassowary (left), a flamingo and an African crested crane. D’Hondecoeter was commissioned to paint the work by Stadholder William III and his wife Mary. It was intended for Het Loo palace, where…

On display in room 2.22

Interior of the Sint-Odulphuskerk…

Pieter Jansz. Saenredam, 1649, painting, SK-C-217

Once a Catholic church, St Odulphus’s passed into Protestant hands at the start of the Dutch Revolt against Spain. The artist shows a service taking place. Worshippers are listening to the preacher on the right in the pulpit. Sermons are the main feature of a Protestant service. Saenredam came…

On display in room 2.14

The Tailor’s Workshop

Quiringh Gerritsz. van Brekelenkam, 1661, painting, SK-C-112

Bernardo Gritti, Proprefect of…

Carlo Ceresa, 1646, painting, SK-A-4103


Dionys van Nijmegen, 1750 - 1798, painting, SK-A-1933

The Judgment of Paris

Antonio da Vendri (attributed to), 1500 - 1524, painting, SK-A-1296

Cows in a Stable

Jan van Ravenswaay, 1820, painting, SK-A-1121

Of One Heart

Cornelis Kruseman, 1830, painting, SK-A-1070

On display in room 1.12

The meeting of Jacob and Esau

Jacob Symonsz Pynas (attributed to), c. 1610 - 1620, painting, SK-A-3510

Virgin and Child

anonymous, 1430 - 1460, painting, SK-A-3375