The Holy Kinship

Geertgen tot Sint Jans (workshop of), c. 1495, painting, SK-A-500

Christ’s family is gathered together in this fictional medieval church: the Holy Family, known in Dutch as the holy ‘maagschap’, an old word for kinship. Left, in a blue robe, the Virgin Mary is seated with Jesus, and alongside, her mother Anna. Behind are the two husbands: Joseph and Joachim.…

On display in room 0.1

Table clock

Jan Janse Boekelts, c. 1600 - c. 1625, furniture, BK-1957-7

On display in room 2.3

Portrait of an African Man…

Jan Jansz Mostaert, c. 1525 - c. 1530, painting, SK-A-4986

On display in room 0.6