The Collection

Online catalogue

The collection of the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium covers a period extending from the 15th to the 21st centuries. Our online catalogue currently contains over 10,000 of the most representative works 

discover the online catalogue in FRench/dutch

Google Arts & Culture

The Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium were asked in 2011 to participate with Google Art & Culture. Discover a selection works of art scanned in high resolution, among which The Fall of the Rebel Angels by Pieter I Brueghel, having a resolution of 1 gigapixels!

discover 185 artworks in gigapixel

SEcond CAnvas

The Second Canvas app, developed for the opening of the renovated 'Dutch school' wing (in February 2019), offers 5 works in gigapixel, that show that, besides Rembrandt and Frans Hals, lesser known contemporaries also left beautiful paintings. Zoom in on hidden details and let yourself be swept away by the curator who invites you to discover all the corners of the paintings.

download the Second Canvas APP for free