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
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 Foundation House
Founding and growth
 Thirteen caricatures of<br> van Marum
Main actors
 The resident caretaker
Organisation
 The Democriet Society
Teyler's era
 Pieter Teyler's own<br> collections
Collecting
 The Encyclopédie<br> Méthodique
Thinking and doing