Emile Laurent, Luthier / 11, rue de la Clé, 11 / Bruxelles 1910 [printed?]
No. of Strings:
www.europeana.eu (accessed 1/11); museum to PT, 3/79; Kjeldsberg 1976, p. 40
Kjeldsberg 1976, p. 40
Not in Tourin’s ViolList due to late date. Online record gives identical dimensions; adds “copy of a French instrument?” (and much else, in Norwegian); acquired in 1967. Maker must be father, active in Brussels 1901, because son with same name was working at Lyon & Healey in Chicago 1908-12 (per Vannes).