Desk

Abraham Roentgen, c. 1758 - c. 1760, BK-16676

This desk has numerous secret compartments and drawers and even includes a fold-out prie-dieu. It was made for Johann Philipp von Walderdorff, archbishop and elector of Trier, and is decorated at the top with his portrait and heraldic arms. The desk is the most expensive showpiece ever made by…

Dolls’ house of Petronella Oortman

anonymous, c. 1686 - c. 1710, furniture, BK-NM-1010

The exterior of this dolls house is a work of art in its own right, with its mother-of-pearl and pewter veneer. The owners’ initials - Petronella Oortman and her husband Johannes Brandt, a cloth merchant in Amsterdam - are inlaid on both sides. Remarkably, all the domestic furnishings were made…

Twee toiletkoffers

André-Charles Boulle (attributed to), c. 1685 - c. 1690, BK-2009-255-1

These magnificent showpieces were made by Europe’s most celebrated cabinetmaker: André-Charles Boulle. He probably made them for Louis II de Bourbon, Prince de Condé who gave them to his daughter Marie-Thérèse when she married. The boxes have lids so they can be used for storage, although that is…

Wall cabinet

Franz Xaver Fortner, 1844, furniture, BK-1996-15

Table

Pieter de Loose, 1689, furniture, BK-1962-49

Dirck Hartogh dish

anonymous, 1600 - 1616, NG-NM-825

Powder Chest

Enthoven & Co. (possibly), 1866, chest, NG-MC-1222

Armstoel van notenhout, ingelegd…

Carlo Bugatti, c. 1900, furniture, BK-1970-109

Portret van een man te paard,…

anonymous, 1860 - 1900, photograph, RP-F-2008-88-1

Portrait of Mary, Princess of…

anonymous, c. 1695, painting, SK-A-4480