DHV:
859
Tourin ID:
TIELK127

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Hamburg

Joachim

Tielke

Date:

1708

Label Text:

JOACHIM TIELKE // in Hamburg, An. 1708 [small format, printed except 708, altered from printed 16—]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

CH

No. of Strings:

7

Collection:

Private Collection

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Lion

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Sylvia Grümmer, Oberwil bei Zug, Switzerland (in 1980); Paul Grümmer, Zollikon (d. 1965); bought from a doctor in Breslau

Measurements:

Body Length:

66.8

String Length:

Rib Depth:

12.6

Upper Width:

30.5

Middle Width:

22.4

Bottom Width:

38.0

Information

Source:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 361-62; Hellwig 1980, p. 311

Literature:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 361-62; Hellwig 1980, p. 311

Photographs:

Hellwig 2011, p. 361 (F+B [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Hellwig 2011, TieWV 157; Hellwig 1980, no. 127. 2-piece table with narrow ivory edging and double purfling; 2-piece back (arched) with ivory edging and double purfling. Pegbox with open-carved back (lower end not original) and ivory edging; 7th peg not original; neck not original. Paul Grümmer played it in concerts for many years. Hellwig adds: repair label “... Repar. von Ernst Liebich / Hof-Instrumentenmacher / BRESLAU 1914 ... [printed except 1914]. Originally had only 6 strings. Dimensions identical to Hellwig 1980. Sylvia Grümmer played it with Berlin Philharmonic under Furtwängler. Modern tailpiece with tailgut.