Seated Cupid

Étienne-Maurice Falconet, 1757, BK-1963-101

This famous statue already had many nicknames in the 18th century. Perhaps the best known is l’amour menaçant - menacing love. The menace is mainly in the love god’s expression, while his gesture makes us complicit, through silence. The statue was carved for Madame de Pompadour, mistress of Louis XV…

On display in room 1.9

The Grand Vizier Crossing the…

Jean Baptiste Vanmour, 1720 - 1737, painting, SK-A-1998

On display in room 1.3

Johannes Diderik van Leeuwen

Hausdorff (possibly), 1796, NG-402-A

Plantation in Suriname

Dirk Valkenburg, 1707, painting, SK-A-4075

On display in room 1.5

Frederika Sophia Wilhelmina of…

Tethart Philip Christian Haag, 1789, painting, SK-A-1225

Self-portrait

Cornelis Troost, 1739, painting, SK-A-4225

On display in room 1.1

Portret van Gerard van Loon

Jacob Houbraken, after Frans van Mieris, 1723 - 1732, print, RP-P-OB-48.527

View of the Nieuwe Gracht near the…

Wybrand Hendriks, 1800 - 1831, painting, SK-A-3943

Portrait of Arnoldus van Rijneveld

Louis Tocqué, c. 1738, painting, SK-A-3905

On display in room 1.4

Portrait of Jan Harmensz de Marre…

Jan Maurits Quinkhard, 1732 - 1771, painting, SK-A-4831

On display in room 1.10