DHV:
1241
Tourin ID:

Size:

Quinton

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

François

Lejeune

Date:

1767

Label Text:

François le Jeune rue de la Juiverie, à Paris. Année 1767

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

35.0

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

Information

Source:

Sotheby’s 4/7/83, lot 43

Literature:

Herzog 2003, QT-78; Sotheby’s 4/7/83, lot 43

Photographs:

Sotheby’s 4/7/83, lot 43 (F+B)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Sotheby’s 1983/04/07, lot 43

2-piece back, stamped F. Lejeune a Paris at the top. 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side (black with light centers: mother of pearl?); small inlaid cross on tailpiece.