DHV:
340
Tourin ID:
HAGUE 16

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

A

Absam

Jacob

Stainer

Date:

1670 C

Label Text:

Jacobus Stainer in Absom / prope Oenipontum Mpia 1661 [handwritten]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

NL

The Hague

No. of Strings:

(4)

Collection:

Kunstmuseum Den Haag (formerly Gemeentemuseum)

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

MUZ-1933-0405 (0840193); formerly 1001, before that 8 (?)

Head:

Scroll

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Sammlung Scheurleer, -1933

Measurements:

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String Length:

Rib Depth:

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Information

Source:

Senn & Roy 1986, p. 213 (A98); PT visits 6/77 & 9/78

Literature:

Senn & Roy 1986, p. 213

Photographs:

Senn & Roy 1986, pp. 398-99 (FB+S)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Converted to a cello; striped back (9 pieces, dark at edges) and ribs (3 pieces, light at edges). Upright F-holes. Neck and scroll not original. Per Benjamin Schröder (via T. Muthesius), label is a facsimile, so date invalid (handwritten labels first appear c. 1667).