Javaanse hoffunctionarissen

anonymous, c. 1820 - c. 1870, painting, NG-2010-41

Clothes make the man, so too in Indonesia. These are not actual portraits, but types. In addition to revealing the region these men come from, the meticulously painted clothes and batik motifs also provide information about their rank and status. These proud, confident figures are unusual: in…

On display in room 1.17


anonymous, c. 1560 - c. 1600, BK-17523

On display in room 2.3

Two Statuettes of Guanyin

anonymous, 512, sculpture, AK-RAK-1989-2


anonymous, 1618, salt (condiment vessel), BK-1988-15-A

On display in room 2.12


anonymous, c. 1550 - c. 1600, cannon, BK-NM-10754-336

On display in room 2.12

Portrait of Shah Jahan

anonymous, c. 1630 - c. 1650, sculpture, AK-NM-12249


anonymous, c. 1700 - c. 1710, BK-1962-44

On display in room 2.23

Kom op voet met veelkleurige…

anonymous, c. 1500, BK-NM-12560

On display in room 0.5

Fragment of a Mural

anonymous, 1300 - 1400, fragment, AK-MAK-529

On display in Asian pavilion, room 2