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

Portrait of Jan Harmensz de Marre…

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

On display in room 1.10

Portrait of Pierius Winsemius,…

Jan Maurits Quinkhard, 1732 - 1771, painting, SK-A-1503

Portrait of Joannes Fredericus…

Jan Maurits Quinkhard, 1732 - 1771, painting, SK-A-4575

Frederika Sophia Wilhelmina…

anonymous, c. 1775, miniature (painting), SK-A-4458

Tray

anonymous, 1730 - 1770, BK-1960-142

Matthijs Balen Jansz (1611-91),…

Jan Maurits Quinkhard, 1732 - 1771, painting, SK-A-4577

Portrait of Cornelis van der Pot…

Dionys van Nijmegen, 1732 - 1771, painting, SK-A-4622

On display in room 1.10

Portrait of Johan de Witt, Grand…

Jan Maurits Quinkhard, 1723 - 1771, painting, SK-A-4598

Brisé-waaier van ivoor, beschilderd…

anonymous, c. 1720, brisé fan, BK-1993-8