Detail of the Middelburg Town Hall
Rembrandt van Rijn (July 15, 1606 – October 4, 1669) self portrait. Dutch painter and etcher. Generally considered one of the greatest painters and printmakers in European art history and the most important in history of The Netherlands.
Dutch West India Company (W.I.C.) set up on 3rd June 1621.
Bontekoe's Journal/ Diary.
Windmill by Ruysdael
"Dropsical Woman" by painter Gerard Dou
"The Concert" by Ter Borch/ Terborch
The Romans in Holland, 58 B.C.
Painting "Man and Woman Sitting at Virginal" by Gabriel Metsu
Alchemist by Van Ostade
Middelburg Abbey, Zeeland, The Netherlands.
1568 - Duke of Alva enters The Netherlands
1576: Pacification of Gent
1579: Union of Utrecht
1600: Battle of Nieuwpoort
Charlemagne (Charles the Great)
Vermeer, Girl with a Pearl Earring
Detail of painting "The Violinist" by Van Ostade, 1673.
Detail of painting Saint Nicolaas by Jan Steen
The painting "Saint Nicolaas" by Jan Steen
The Rembrandt House in Amsterdam
1602: V.O.C. (Dutch East Indian Company) founded
1611: Stock Exchange Amsterdam founded
The city of Leyden (Leiden), South Holland
Hugo Grotius (Hugo de Groot)
Dam square, Amsterdam in 17th century by painter Gerrit Adriaensz Berckheyde (1638-1698)
Philip II of Spain
Michiel Adriaanszn de Ruyter
Netherlands Satellite Map
Pumping Station De Lijnden, Haarlemmermeer, The Netherlands. The station was built in 1849.
Officers and Sergeants of the St. Hadrian Civic Guard, painting by Frans Hals, c. 1633
Painting "The Jolly Drinker" by Frans Hals
Detail of Banquet of the Civic Guard by Van der Helst
Detail of "The Milkmaid" by Vermeer
Hollandse Nieuwe Herring
Oliver van Noort, first Dutchman to sail around the world.
Painting The Nightwatch by Rembrandt
Begijnenhof, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Detail of painting 'The Art of Painting' by Vermeer
Vincent van Gogh - detail of painting "The Sower" 1888