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Chamber of Wonders, Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore

These seventeenth-century domestic Dutch galleries, called wunderkammers, boasted the collector’s foreign artifacts and specimen that had been gathered during explorations to foreign lands. These collections became a sort of trend as worldly travel increased with the expansion of Dutch sea exploration and trade that was occurring at that time.

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janescottcumming24-Dec-2013 00:09
That's quite a room, a little bit of everything! An excellent interior shot. V
woody3423-Dec-2013 23:36
Fascinating to wander here and realize the collectors have gathered things that show the extent of the Dutch exploration.V
Walter O. Koenig23-Dec-2013 22:34
A superb interior shot with this perspective, fine detail and exposure. Well done Will! "V"
Range View 23-Dec-2013 21:14
Fantastic collection of fine things in this wonderful room. Splendid capture Will. V.
joseantonio23-Dec-2013 20:40
What an amazing room to explore.V.
Bill Miller23-Dec-2013 20:32
What a great place to explore. It looks fascinating.
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