Pieter Teyler's Will stipulated that after his death, an ‘artistic painter, or another devotee of the arts and sciences' was to live in his house. This person was to have two functions: as resident caretaker and host at Foundation House, and also as overseer and curator of the art collections. ...
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Start your exploration of Teylers Universe
with one of these stories, or:
 The Oval Room:<br> furnishings
Founding and growth
 Van Marum and Volta
Main actors
 Teylers Second Society:<br> the Scientific Society
Organisation
 Charity and almshouses
Teyler's era
 Acquisititions Policy
Collecting
 Van Marum and applied<br> science
Thinking and doing