DHV:
46
Tourin ID:
BASEL 4

Size:

Pardessus

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

Louis

Guersan

Date:

1761

Label Text:

Lodovicus / GUERSAN / propè / Comoediam / Gallicam / lutetioe / Anno 1761 [printed except 61]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

CH

Basel

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Historisches Museum

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

1956.636

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Otto Lobeck, Appenzell, -1951

Measurements:

Body Length:

32.6

String Length:

31.9

Rib Depth:

5.4

Upper Width:

15.9

Middle Width:

10.9

Bottom Width:

19.4

Information

Source:

Klaus 1997, p. 50; PT visits 6/77 & 10/78

Literature:

Klaus 1997, p. 50

Photographs:

Klaus 1997, p. 39 (F+B)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Striped back and ribs; La Fille head. 2-piece table. Photo: tailpiece has diagonal upper edge with bushed string holes, also inlay along each edge of two narrow diamonds separated by a small circle; double purfling front and back. 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side. Tourin dimensions 32.7, 16.0/11.2/19.4, 6.1,. 31.5-32.0.