Piano Practice Interrupted

Willem Bartel van der Kooi, 1813, painting, SK-A-1065

A native of Friesland, artist Van der Kooi specialised in painting children. The children in this painting are shown in a playful, spontaneous pose. It could almost be a snapshot. Yet appearances are deceptive. The artist arranged the children deliberately to form a triangular composition. And we no…

On display in room 1.12

Adriaen Pieter Twent (1745-1816),…

Willem Bartel van der Kooi, 1809, painting, SK-A-4139

The Wife of Sebastiaan Leerse

Willem Bartel van der Kooi, 1804, painting, SK-A-210

The Love Letter

Willem Bartel van der Kooi, 1808, painting, SK-A-1064

On display in room 1.12

Sebastiaan Leerse, Merchant of…

Willem Bartel van der Kooi, 1804, painting, SK-A-209

Jan (Baptist) Kobell II…

Willem Bartel van der Kooi, 1811, painting, SK-A-1170