DHV:
1095
Tourin ID:

Size:

Pardessus

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

François

Gavinies

Date:

1758

Label Text:

Gaviniès, rue S. Thomas de [= “du”?] Louvre, à Paris 1758

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

33.3

String Length:

32.1

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

Information

Source:

Sotheby’s 11/22-23/89, lot 172

Literature:

Sotheby’s 11/22-23/89, lot 172; Montagu 1990, p. 277

Photographs:

Sotheby’s 11/22-23/89, lot 172 (F)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Sotheby’s 1989/11/22-23, lot 172

2-piece back with no purfling. “Pegbox plain with stamped decoration”; 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side.