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…

Cabinet

Jan van Mekeren (attributed to), c. 1695 - c. 1710, furniture, BK-1964-12

Table

Jan van Mekeren (attributed to), c. 1695 - c. 1710, furniture, BK-1962-50

Stoffer met puntig uitlopende rug…

anonymous, c. 1675 - c. 1699, BK-NM-5783-278

Boender met ovale rug, met haren…

anonymous, c. 1675 - c. 1699, BK-NM-5783-281

Luiwagen met geprofileerde steel,…

anonymous, c. 1675 - c. 1699, BK-NM-5783-277

Stoffer, met rechthoekige rug en…

anonymous, c. 1675 - c. 1699, BK-NM-5783-280

Boender met rechthoekige rug

anonymous, c. 1675 - c. 1699, BK-NM-5783-282

Clarinet

Ludwig Embach & Co, c. 1825, musical instruments, BK-NM-9783