DHV:
901
Tourin ID:
VIENNA 10

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

A

Vienna

Antony

Posch

Date:

1736

Label Text:

Antony Posch / Kay. Hoff Lauthen / Macher in Wien Ao 1736 [printed]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

A

Vienna

No. of Strings:

7

Collection:

Kunsthistorisches Museum

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

IN. 41

Head:

Moor

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

68.5

String Length:

73.0

Rib Depth:

12.3

Upper Width:

31.7

Middle Width:

21.7

Bottom Width:

39.7

Information

Source:

[TGM visit 12/06]; museum to TGM, 8/96

Literature:

Photographs:

[By TGM, on display: front (color)]

Recordings:

Klangführer 1993, track 9.8

Auctions:

Comments:

Back (two-piece) and ribs of birdeye maple. Hookbar. 4 pegs treble, 3 bass side. Table has significant recurve. In 12/06, displayed with quintet of violin-family instruments by same maker; museum audioguide says they are in original condition, implying that this is not; used in a concert May 2017.