The Seven Works of Mercy

Master of Alkmaar, 1504, painting, SK-A-2815

A town in Holland is the setting for a narrative strip showing how a good Christian should help the needy. In almost all the scenes, Christ appears among the onlookers. The scenes give a sense of town life around 1500. This is one of the many art works severely damaged when Protestants cleansed…

On display in room 0.4

Fishing for Souls

Adriaen Pietersz. van de Venne, 1614, painting, SK-A-447

Protestants (left) and Catholics (right) are competing for adherents by a river. The politicsal nature of the struggle between Protestants and Catholics is reflected in the presence of powerful rivals on either side. Left: Stadholder Prince Maurice and his brother Frederick Henry with their allies.…

On display in room 2.5

Madonna of Humility

Fra Angelico, c. 1440, painting, SK-A-3011

On display in room 0.2

Portrait of Pieter van Son

Nicolaes Eliasz. Pickenoy (attributed to), c. 1622 - c. 1629, painting, SK-A-4956

Portrait of Johanna Le Maire, Wife…

Nicolaes Eliasz. Pickenoy, c. 1622 - c. 1629, painting, SK-A-4957

The Lords of Montfoort

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

On display in room 0.1

Portrait of Philip the Fair, Duke…

anonymous, c. 1500, painting, SK-A-2854

On display in room 0.6

The Saint Elizabeth’s Day Flood

Master of the St Elizabeth Panels, c. 1490 - c. 1495, painting, SK-A-3147-B

On display in room 0.4

Landscape with a Stone Bridge

Rembrandt van Rijn, c. 1638, painting, SK-A-1935

On display in room 2.8

Pompeius Occo

Dirck Jacobsz, c. 1531, painting, SK-A-3924