Ryks Museum

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Ryks Museum:

see RijksmuseumRijksmuseum
, Dutch national museum in Amsterdam, founded in 1808 by Louis Bonaparte, king of Holland (see under Bonaparte), as the Great Royal Museum in the Royal Palace. In the same year, 225 paintings from the National Museum in The Hague (est.
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