DHV:
329
Tourin ID:
HAGUE 05

Size:

Quinton

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

Louis

Guersan

Date:

1753

Label Text:

Ludovicus / GUERSAN / prope / Comoediam / Gallicam / Lutetiae / Anno / 1753 [printed except 53]

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

NL

The Hague

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Kunstmuseum Den Haag (formerly Gemeentemuseum)

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

MUZ-1979-044 (0841488)

Head:

Open scroll

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Carel van Leeuwen Boomkamp, -1975 (no. 15)

Measurements:

Body Length:

34.3

String Length:

32.5

Rib Depth:

3.4

Upper Width:

16.0

Middle Width:

10.5

Bottom Width:

20.8

Information

Source:

PT visits 6/77 & 9/78

Literature:

Herzog 2003, QT-53; Boomkamp 1971, p. 18

Photographs:

König 1985, p. 162 (front, front 3/4); Boomkamp 1971, p. 44 (front)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Boomkamp: general violin construction, but slanting shoulders. Original bass bar. La Fille head. 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side.