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The Amsterdam Museum houses the art collection of the city of Amsterdam since 1926. The collection has been steadily extended from the sixteenth century onwards. In the nineteenth century, several Amsterdam citizens bequeathed their art collections to the city, such as the | more The Amsterdam Museum houses the art collection of the city of Amsterdam since 1926. The collection has been steadily extended from the sixteenth century onwards. In the nineteenth century, several Amsterdam citizens bequeathed their art collections to the city, such as the Museum Willet-Holthuysen. 2013, the collection of the Amsterdam Museum contains about 90.000 objects, which are exhibited in the museum or stored in the depots. The museum has all of these objects or at least the basic data digitally recorded in the database. Although the documentation might still be improvable, the museum decided to make the total collection of the Amsterdam Museum (and Museum Willet-Holthuysen) accessible. In this way even the objects that can not be seen in the museum itself, more than 90%, are open to the public. | less
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City Amsterdam
Keywords Art history, Cultural history
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