Collection Catalogues

Stylistic analyses, technical research, historical contextualization and archival enquiries show that every object in the Rijksmuseum collections, whether on display or in depot, is unique. Find out in these collection catalogues.

Early Netherlandish Paintings

Early Netherlandish Paintings

A catalogue of Netherlandish paintings made by painters born before 1500, such as Lucas van Leyden and Quinten Massijs, as well as important anonymous masters such as the Master of the Virgo inter Virgines.

Drawings by Rembrandt

Drawings by Rembrandt

Biblical and genre scenes, figure and animal studies, landscapes and portraits: an impressive selection of 64 drawings by the master that demonstrate his profound skill and penetrating psychological insight.

Navy Models

Navy Models

Scale models of ships, weaponry, nautical instruments and historical objects give a unique insight into maritime history and technological developments from the seventeenth to the nineteenth century.