Flower pyramid

De Metaale Pot (attributed to), after Lambertus van Eenhoorn, c. 1692 - c. 1700, BK-2004-4-A

In the 17th century, it was all the rage for the wealthy to decorate their homes with fragrant bouquets of flowers in ornamental vases. Special vases were designed for cut flowers. Potters in Delft developed an obelisk model using a pile of successive water basins. These two flower vases are…

Flower pyramid

De Metaale Pot (attributed to), after Lambertus van Eenhoorn, c. 1692 - c. 1700, BK-2004-4-B

In the 17th century, it was all the rage for the wealthy to decorate their homes with fragrant bouquets of flowers in ornamental vases. Special vases were designed for cut flowers. Potters in Delft developed an obelisk model using a pile of successive water basins. These two flower vases are…

Girl in a Large Hat

Caesar Boëtius van Everdingen, c. 1645 - c. 1650, painting, SK-A-5005

This woman with her wide sunhat and seductive, bared shoulder is similar to the enticing shepherdesses that often appear in Dutch paintings. She proffers a small basket of fruit to the viewer in an unmistakably erotic gesture. The picture was originally intended to be displayed high on a wall, above…

Bust of King-Stadtholder William…

De Metaale Pot (attributed to), c. 1695 - c. 1700, bust, BK-NM-12400-93

Justice

Artus Quellinus (I), c. 1656, BK-AM-51-5

Allegory of the Sciences

Gerard de Lairesse, c. 1675 - c. 1683, painting, SK-A-4177

Portrait of Johannes Munter

Bartholomeus Eggers, 1673, BK-KOG-1457

Balpoottafel, ingelegd met ebben-…

anonymous, c. 1620 - c. 1650, furniture, BK-NM-14382

The Judgement of Junius Brutus

Artus Quellinus (I), 1651, BK-AM-51-21

Two candlesticks

Adam Loofs, 1687, candlestick, BK-1966-10