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…

Art cabinet

anonymous, c. 1627 - c. 1630, furniture, BK-NM-7325

Wall cabinet

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