The Board members of Teylers Foundation must have been proud of themselves. In 1790, they managed to acquire a superb collection of 1700 drawings, mainly Italian, in Rome. The drawings - which included works by Michelangelo, Raphael, Guercino, Salvator Rosa, Claude Lorrain and Hendrick Goltzius - be ...
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 The Oval Room:<br> furnishings
Founding and growth
 Pieter Teyler
Main actors
 The Board and the<br> Director
Organisation
 Eigteenth-century<br> Politics
Teyler's era
 The first books
Collecting
 The Encyclopaedia as a<br> monument to the<br> Enlightenment
Thinking and doing