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Abraham and David Roentgen were renowned German cabinetmakers whose workshop was famed throughout Europe for its exquisite marquetry work and complex mechanical devices. Lavishly embellished and expertly crafted, the Apollo clock is one of the best-known pieces of Roentgen furniture.
This clock, from Roentgen-Museum, Neuwied, is featured in the exhibition Extravagant Inventions: The Princely Furniture of the Roentgens (on view October 30, 2012–January 27, 2013).
David Roentgen: Long-Case Clock
The Roentgens' Berlin Secretary Cabinet
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Rolltop Desk by David Roentgen: Demonstration
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Rolltop Desk by David Roentgen: Animation
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Milk jug (Pot à lait ovoide) (part of a service)
Milk jug (Pot à lait Étrusque)
Milk jug (Pot à lait à pieds)
Milk jug (Pot à lait à trois pieds) (part of a service)
Milk jug with cover
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Marking:  V incised
 34-10 incised
 V 6 incised
[ art market , St. Cloud, before 1951 ] ; Miss Sylvia Such (until 1951; to MMA)
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