Armchair for Til Brugman

Gerrit Thomas Rietveld, c. 1919, BK-2010-1

No Dutch piece of furniture has been acclaimed as much as this armchair, designed around 1918 by Gerrit Rietveld. In its red and blue colours - first applied around 1924 - the chair became an international design icon. In fact Rietveld’s small furniture workshop in Utrecht supplied the chair in…

FK 23 Bantam

Frits Koolhoven, 1918, NG-2011-1

The F.K. 23 Bantam was developed in 1917 by Dutch aviation pioneer Frederick Koolhoven, then working as chief designer at British Aerial Transport Company. The biplane was intended as a fighter for the nascent Royal Air Force in the First World War. This craft was shown in 1919 at the First Aviation…

Cabinet

anonymous, c. 1700 - c. 1705, furniture, BK-1979-21

The Great Assembly of 1651

Bartholomeus van Bassen, c. 1651, painting, SK-C-1350

Tile panel with a Chinese landscape

anonymous, c. 1700, tile tableau, BK-NM-12400-443

Tea bowl

anonymous, c. 1100 - c. 1299, AK-MAK-615

Tympanum from the Abbey Church of…

anonymous, in or after 1121 - in or before 1132, BK-NM-1914

Hoge hoed van S.J.P. Kruger

Box en Co Ltd Cooper, c. 1850 - c. 1904, hat, NG-709-1

Half Model of a 32-Gun Sloop of War

anonymous, c. 1833, ship model, NG-MC-345

Half Model of an Admiralty Yacht

anonymous, c. 1730 - c. 1795, ship model, NG-MC-974