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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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Sugar bowl (one of four) (part of a service)
Sugar bowl (Pot à sucre) (part of a service)
Sugar bowl with cover (Sucrier de Monsieur le Premier) (one of two) (part of a service)
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This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 529
Marking:  Crossed Ls enclosing T in blue (factory mark and year letter)
 Dagger in blue (decorator's mark)
Louis René Edouard, Prince de Rohan
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