Pieter Teyler's Will stipulated that ‘an artistic painter or other lover of the arts and sciences' would live in his house. His task would be to maintain the books in the library and other collections (the medals, prints and drawings); and to catalogue and conserve them. This person would also ...
Teylers Museum

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Start your exploration of Teylers Universe
with one of these stories, or:
 The Oval Room:<br> furnishings
Founding and growth
 Foreign visitors
Main actors
 Visiting Teylers Museum
Organisation
 The economy in the<br> eighteenth century
Teyler's era
 Drawings by Dutch<br> artists: paying good<br> prices
Collecting
 Voyages of exploration
Thinking and doing