DHV:
1558
Tourin ID:

Size:

Quinton

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

J. B. D.

Salomon

Date:

1753

Label Text:

Salomon Luthier a Ste Cecille / Place de l’Etoile a Paris 1753 [printed except 53]

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

NL

Deventer

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Private Collection

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

Head:

Male

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

35.3

String Length:

32.7

Rib Depth:

3.4

Upper Width:

16.1

Middle Width:

11.1

Bottom Width:

20.7

Information

Source:

TGM visit (at BEMF) 6/17; J. Dunford to TGM, 8/10; Vichy Enchères 12/12/09, lot 50 (viewed on line)

Literature:

Vichy Enchères 12/12/09, lot 50 (viewed on line)

Photographs:

[Unpublished, from owner 6/14: front (color); from J. Dunford 8/10 (forwarding from owner): F+B, head 3/4, pegbox back (color)]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Vichy Enchères 2009/12/12, lot 50

Catalogue: made by Salomon, Paris, 1753, with original label; original neck had been narrowed, now widened (by Guust Francois, Amsterdam). Male head with mustache (and hat); La Fille style decoration on back of pegbox. 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side.