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

Archiefkast van de Staten Generaal

anonymous, 1600 - 1699, furniture, BK-16464

Cabinet

anonymous, c. 1755 - c. 1765, furniture, BK-1989-16

On display in room 1.2

Kist met marqueterie met panelen…

anonymous, c. 1575 - c. 1600, furniture, BK-1955-80

Kist van notenhout

anonymous, c. 1500 - c. 1600, furniture, BK-NM-12271

Virginal

Johannes Ruckers (attributed to), 1640, musical instruments, BK-KOG-595

Mahogany writing table

David Roentgen, c. 1780 - c. 1785, furniture, BK-1965-40

On display in room 1.9