DHV:
1559
Tourin ID:

Size:

Quinton

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

J. B. D.

Salomon

Date:

1750 C

Label Text:

Salomon à Paris [stamped on back, off-center toward bass side]

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

Head:

Scroll

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

36.8

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

Information

Source:

Sotheby’s 10/5/10, lot 163

Literature:

Sotheby’s 10/5/10, lot 163

Photographs:

Sotheby’s 10/5/10, lot 163 (F+B body only; head 3/4 [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Sotheby’s 2010/10/05, lot 163

Body length is length of back; photo of pegbox and scroll also (and larger) on back cover of catalogue, showing La Fille-like decoration on side; 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side.