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…

Clock case

Matthijs Horrix, c. 1780, BK-1997-40

Cabinet

anonymous, anonymous, c. 1680 - c. 1690, furniture, BK-16434

Cabinet

anonymous, c. 1690 - c. 1710, furniture, BK-1966-16