Tortoiseshell display cabinet by Francis Franck, Antwerp, ca 1930
Tortoiseshell on gold foil
Collection Baron Dr. Ludo Vandenbogaerd-Sheid.
Auctioned by Van Herck, Antwerp, 1990
The firm of Franck was founded in the late 19th century in Antwerp. In 1932, Franc’s son, Francis, took over the company. He produced exquisite tortoiseshell furniture in limited editions and undertook large decorating projects for
private and corporate clients.
197 cm high x 174 cm wide x 55 cm deep