Ludovicus Guersan prope Comoediam Gallicam, Lutetioe Anno 1747
No. of Strings:
Owner to TGM, 2/05; Sotheby’s 3/14/91, lot 75
Montagu 1991, p. 633; Sotheby’s 3/14/91, lot 75
Sotheby’s 3/14/91, lot 75 (F+B)
Sotheby’s 1991/03/14, lot 75
Striped back and ribs (maple and cedar); 2-piece table. La Fille type head; 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side. Fingerboard and tailpiece original, also one peg; bridge not. String length could be as much as 32.5. (Sotheby’s body length is 33.2, presumably taken on back) .