DHV:
1303
Tourin ID:

Size:

Pardessus

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

Louis

Guersan

Date:

1761

Label Text:

Ludovicus / Guersan / prope / Commoediam / Gallicam / Lutetiae / Anno / 1761 [printed except 61]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

GB

London

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Yes?

Previous Owner:

Tony Bingham, London (in 2001)

Measurements:

Body Length:

32.3

String Length:

30.0

Rib Depth:

5.1

Upper Width:

16.0

Middle Width:

11.5

Bottom Width:

19.6

Information

Source:

TGM visit 10/01

Literature:

Photographs:

[By TGM: F+B (color)]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Striped back and ribs; double purfling on front and back. Pegbox has flowers around each hole, plus one similar in center of back, but no perimeter lines; 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side.