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…

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…

Armchair of Jacoba of Bavaria

anonymous, c. 1560 - c. 1570, furniture, BK-NM-1009

Art cabinet

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

Collector’s cabinet

anonymous, c. 1675 - c. 1685, furniture, BK-NM-5671

Meubilair

anonymous, 1640 - 1660, furniture, BK-KOG-641

Sterkabinet

anonymous, 1680 - 1710, furniture, BK-NM-6073

Cabinet

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