Children of the Sea

Jozef Israëls, 1872, painting, SK-A-2382

This delightful scene contains a moral. These children from a poor fishing village with their shabby clothes and broken toys, are playing out their own future. The oldest boy carries the burden of his family on his shoulders, while the boat represents the harsh life at sea. Jozef Israëls first…

On display in room 1.18


Jozef Israëls, 1834 - 1899, drawing, SK-A-3729

'Alone in the World'

Jozef Israëls, 1878, painting, SK-A-1179

On Country Roads and Fields

Jozef Israëls, 1892, painting, SK-A-2601

'Neighborly Gossip'

Jozef Israëls, 1897, painting, SK-A-2607


Jozef Israëls, 1880 - 1899, painting, SK-A-2606

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Jozef Israëls, 1834 - 1911, drawing, SK-A-2613

David's Legs

Jozef Israëls, 1899, painting, SK-A-4180

'The Mother'

Jozef Israëls, 1888 - 1892, painting, SK-A-2600