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

De tempel van Ceres…

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1776 - 1778, drawing, RP-T-1960-205

Wandelstokknop met drie medaillons…

Louis Métayer, 1750, BK-VBR-395

On display in room 1.2

Redingote or Great-Coat Dress

anonymous, c. 1786 - c. 1789, BK-1978-250

Regents of the…

Cornelis Troost, 1729, painting, SK-C-87

Still Life with Flowers

Jan van Huysum, 1723, painting, SK-A-188

On display in room 1.1

Marie Fargues, the Painter’s Wife

Jean-Etienne Liotard, 1756 - 1758, drawing, SK-A-240

On display in room 1.9

Venetiaanse pantoffelparade

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, 1740 - 1770, drawing, RP-T-1981-68

Watch stand

anonymous, c. 1765 - 1775, BK-NM-12400-437

On display in room 0.7

Nightlight in the form of a cat

anonymous, anonymous, c. 1760 - c. 1770, figure, AK-NM-6520

On display in room 1.5