Cupboard

Herman Doomer, c. 1635 - c. 1645, furniture, BK-1975-81

Among the possessions left by cabinetmaker Herman Doomer of Amsterdam was a costly ‘large ebony cupboard inlaid with mother-of-pearl’. It was probably this piece of furniture, which is veneered entirely with ebony and decorated with mother-of-pearl inlay. With its diagonally protruding corners and…

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…

Wall cabinet

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

Kist van ebbenhout met vier laden,…

anonymous, c. 1400 - c. 1950, chest, BK-NM-7326

Tafel

anonymous, 1750 - 1775, table, BK-16665

Borstel

anonymous, 1600 - 1699, BK-1960-167