DHV:
1649
Tourin ID:

Size:

Pardessus

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

Jean

Louvet

Date:

1761

Label Text:

Jean Louvet / a Paris / 1761 [handwritten]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

F

Saint-Chartier (Indre)

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Private Collection

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

33

String Length:

31.5

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

16.4

Middle Width:

12

Bottom Width:

20

Information

Source:

Owner to TGM, 9/13

Literature:

Photographs:

[Unpublished, from owner: F, B 3/4, S; head F, B 3/4, ; label (color)]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Rounded shoulders; 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side; fingerboard and tailpiece veneered in tortoiseshell with ivory edging. Last digit of label date unclear; owner reads it as 1.