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…

Silver cabinet

Jan Adolf Hillebrand, 1844, BK-R-4927

As a young cabinetmaker, Hillebrand presented this neo-Gothic showpiece at an industrial exhibition in Leeuwarden in 1844. His ambition was rewarded. King Willem II bought the silver cabinet, having acquired a taste for Gothic art as a student in England. Different Gothic elements are ingeniously…

Bacchanal of Satyrs and Cupids

Gerard van Opstal (attributed to), c. 1650, BK-NM-2934

Cabinet

Elias Boscher, anonymous (rejected attribution), c. 1660 - c. 1670, furniture, BK-1999-85

Kist in certosina-techniek,…

anonymous, 1500, furniture, BK-16629

Mars

Francis van Bossuit, c. 1680 - before 1692, figure, BK-1998-74

Oorhanger met haarwerk

F. Muhlenschmidt, 1841, jewelry, BK-1968-55-A

Cover of a mirror case with…

anonymous, c. 1410 - c. 1425, lid, BK-1992-27

Rudolf van Olden (1746-1813). Raad-…

Leonardus Temminck, 1780 - 1800, miniature, SK-A-4072

Tea caddy with a black glaze

anonymous, anonymous, c. 1700 - c. 1850, AK-MAK-785