DHV:
918
Tourin ID:
YALE 09

Size:

Pardessus

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Bordeaux

Feyzeau

Date:

1748

Label Text:

Feyzeav / A / Bordeavx / 1748 [printed except 1748]; FEYZEAV [stamped at top of back]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

USA

New Haven, CT

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Yale University

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

4671.55 (formerly 212)

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Marshall Johnson, -1954 (sale brokered by Hubbard & Dowd)

Measurements:

Body Length:

35.0

String Length:

32.3

Rib Depth:

7.0

Upper Width:

17.0

Middle Width:

12.2

Bottom Width:

20.2

Information

Source:

TGM visit 10/93

Literature:

Marcuse 1960, no. 16

Photographs:

On museum’s website (FB+S [color]); Marcuse 1960, pl. 16 (front)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

La Fille style head. Tailpiece also drilled for 5 strings; attached by short gut to notch in hookbar, below table level. Marcuse: treble.