DHV:
1270
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

Date:

Label Text:

Body Shape:

Festoon

Current Location:

NL

The Hague

No. of Strings:

6+?

Collection:

Kunstmuseum Den Haag (formerly Gemeentemuseum)

Sound Holes:

Flame

Catalog Number:

MUZ-1949-0021 (0840851)

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

String Length:

Rib Depth:

12.2

Upper Width:

26.8

Middle Width:

22.9

Bottom Width:

39.5

Information

Source:

G Liedmeier to TGM, 6/01

Literature:

Photographs:

[Unpublished, in museum database printout: F (color)]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Measurements taken on the back; upper width taken at corners (not necessarily maximum). Sympathetic strings. Black-and-white edging on table. Brown fingerboard, black tailpiece. Museum database printout: “Viola bastarda, Europe, 1700-1799”.