DHV:
718
Tourin ID:
PARIS 28

Size:

Pardessus

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

Jean

Ouvrard

Date:

1745

Label Text:

Ouvrard Luthier Place / de l’Ecole a Paris / 1745

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

F

Paris

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Musée de la musique

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

E.2042

Head:

Cherub

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Henri Cesbron, 1916-34; Paul Cesbron, Paris, before 1906 - 1916

Measurements:

Body Length:

32.5

String Length:

30.6

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

15.9

Middle Width:

11.3

Bottom Width:

19.7

Information

Source:

Museum’s website; F. Lindeman to TGM, 11/02; Gétreau 1996, p. 703; PT visits 6/77 & 9/78

Literature:

Gétreau 1996, p. 703

Photographs:

On museum’s website (FB+S, head side; front 7/8, head side [color]); MacCracken 2017, p. 57 (front)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Table and 1-piece back with double purfling. Bridge by “R et M Millant a Paris”. Museum dimensions 32.6, 15.5/12.1/19.6, 5.4, - (but these may belong to E.2040).