DHV:
1437
Tourin ID:

Size:

Treble ?

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Wölfelsdorf

Ignaz (I)

Hoffmann

Date:

1736

Label Text:

Ignatius Hoffman[n] / [Lau]ten- Geigen- und Harp[fen] / [Ma]cher in W[oe]ffelsdorff / 1736 [printed except 36]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

A

Vienna

No. of Strings:

(4)

Collection:

Vázquez, José [heirs]

Sound Holes:

Flame

Catalog Number:

093

Head:

Scroll

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

[A dealer]

Measurements:

Body Length:

39

String Length:

36

Rib Depth:

5.3

Upper Width:

18.8

Middle Width:

13.5

Bottom Width:

23.7

Information

Source:

TGM visit 12/06; Vázquez website

Literature:

Photographs:

Vázquez website (F+B body only; detail of soundholes, label [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

2-piece table with two wings, marked recurve at edges, and single purfling now very near to edge; 1-piece back of bird’s-eye maple with no purfling, flat but no longer folded. Still converted to a viola when seen 12/06; being restored 7/18. (Revised dimensions on website as of 7/20: 38.5/, 18.8/12.6/23.7, 5.7,-._