Book chest of Hugo de Groot

anonymous, c. 1600 - c. 1615, NG-KOG-1208

Traditionally, it was in this case that Hugo de Groot escaped from Loevestein Castle in 1621. He had been serving a life sentence there since 1619. The internationally renowned jurist De Groot (Grotius) had been arrested in 1618 as a political opponent of Prince Maurice. After his escape, De Groot…

On display in room 2.5

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…

On display in room 3.2

Diorama of Government Square in…

Gerrit Schouten, 1812, NG-412

On display in room 1.17


anonymous, before 1745, cannon, NG-NM-1015

On display in room 1.5

Sabre (nimcha) of Michiel de Ruyter

anonymous, c. 1640 - c. 1664, NG-NM-10412

On display in room 0.12

Wandklok met geprofileerde voet- en…

Jan Koogies, c. 1700, furniture, BK-NM-4143

Rechthoekig Japans kabinet

anonymous, 1600 - 1699, cabinet, NG-NM-6323

Affuit met twee spieën

anonymous, c. 1700 - c. 1800, gun mount, NG-NM-7476-B