DHV:
1173
Tourin ID:

Size:

Treble

Place Made:

Maker:

GB

London

William

Turner

Date:

1647

Label Text:

William Turner at / ye hand [&] Crowne in / Gravill Lane neere / Algat London 1647

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

A

Vienna

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Vázquez, José [heirs]

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

074 (formerly 1)

Head:

Male

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Geigenbauatelier Schneider, Basel, -1991

Measurements:

Body Length:

40.7

String Length:

42.4

Rib Depth:

7.4

Upper Width:

18.3

Middle Width:

13.3

Bottom Width:

23.7

Information

Source:

Vázquez 1993, p. 9

Literature:

Fleming 2001: VME 14; Vázquez 1993, p. 9

Photographs:

Vázquez website (front, head side [color]); Fleming 2001: VME F14 (front body only), L29 (front), L36-37 (front) [all color]; Vázquez 1993, pl. 2 (front, head 3/4, rosette [color]) & exhibition 2010 (head side [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Lower bout formerly folded (to play on shoulder?). Heart-shaped parchment rosette. Fleming 2001: 7-piece table, dimensions 41.2, 18.7/13.6/23.4, 7.8, - (vs. Vázquez’s taken on back?). Single purfling front and back. Table half-edged; back and ribs severely damaged with parts replaced.