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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2011 CH Haarlem, NL
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Start your exploration of Teylers Universe
with one of these stories, or:
 The Oval Room in use
Founding and growth
 Van Marum and Volta
Main actors
 The Holland Society of<br> Sciences
Organisation
 Charity and almshouses
Teyler's era
 The Coin and Medal Room
Collecting
 The Encyclopédie<br> Méthodique
Thinking and doing