DHV:
1026
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

Jean-Baptiste

Voboam

Date:

1730

Label Text:

Voboam / Paris 1730 [handwritten]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

F

Paris

No. of Strings:

7

Collection:

Musée du Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

04606-000

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Augustin Deloche, -1851

Measurements:

Body Length:

70.0

String Length:

65.0

Rib Depth:

13.2

Upper Width:

31.5

Middle Width:

23.0

Bottom Width:

38.0

Information

Source:

Gétreau to TGM, 1/13; Gétreau 1988, pp. 58, 72

Literature:

Gétreau 1988, pp. 58, 72; (plus she cites Vannes 1972, p. 382; Lütgendorff 1922, p. 540; 1905 Catalogue of CNAM, p. 74; Pierre 1893/1971, p. 67)

Photographs:

From Gétreau, 1/13 (F+B body only, head F+S, label)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Neck, pegbox, all fittings not original (but head is); restored 1942 by Emile Français. Former inv. no. 1606. Photo of label in Jalovec, Encyclopedia of Violin-Makers, 2:342. Gétreau dimensions (unpubl.): 69.8, 31.3/23.0/38.8, 12.6, 65.3 (back widths 30.9/22.2/38.3); 3-piece (?) table with flat archiing, edges redone in C-bouts, no purfling now; tailpiece with diagonal top edge and sculpted sides.