Portrait of Michiel de Ruyter

Rombout Verhulst, 1677 - 1681, BK-NM-13150

Admiral De Ruyter was severely wounded in a battle against the French in the Mediterranean Sea in 1676. He died of his wounds and was buried in a place of honour in Amsterdam’s New Church. This bust was a model for the tomb.

On display in room 2.15

Self-portrait

Johan Gregor van der Schardt, c. 1573, bust, BK-2000-17

On display in room 2.3

Draailierspeler

Pieter Xaveri, 1673, figure, BK-1978-36

Model for the tomb of Maerten…

Rombout Verhulst, 1654, BK-NM-4352

On display in room 2.15

Wisdom

Artus Quellinus (I), c. 1656, BK-AM-51-6

On display in room 2.18

Caritas romana (Roman Charity)

Artus Quellinus (I), c. 1652, figure, BK-AM-51-11

On display in room 2.32

Piggy bank

anonymous, c. 1300 - c. 1500, fragment, AK-RAK-1988-18

The Four Continents Paying Homage…

Artus Quellinus (I) (workshop of), c. 1655, BK-AM-51-3

On display in room 2.32

Weeping and captive caryatids:…

Artus Quellinus (I), c. 1650, figure, BK-AM-51-24-A-1

On display in room 2.32

Atlas

Artus Quellinus (I), c. 1656, BK-AM-51-7