Doll's House of Petronella
Oortman Tortoiseshell cabinet with pewter inlays. Made from authentic
materials and with correct proportions. Anonymous, c. 1686-c. 1710.
Dollhouse in a cupboard decorated with marquetry of turtle and tin
on an oak core. The two front doors have six faceted windows. The
volute legs, placed twice S-shaped at an angle, are connected by
scalloped x-shaped crosses. Three drawers above the legs. Almost
all parts of the furniture exhibit thin symmetrical leaves; on the
sides the initials B O. The house contains many upholstered, painted
and furnished living and service areas. The original dolls are missing.