DHV:
135
Tourin ID:
BRUS 01

Size:

Treble ?

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

Antoine

Médard

Date:

1667

Label Text:

Antoine Médard / A Paris 1667 [handwritten]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

B

Brussels

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Musée des instruments de musique

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

1393

Head:

Scroll

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

V. & J. Mahillon, Brussels

Measurements:

Body Length:

35.2

String Length:

33.6

Rib Depth:

7.5

Upper Width:

17.2

Middle Width:

12.0

Bottom Width:

20.5

Information

Source:

Data sheet from museum 5/19; PT visits 6/77 & 9/78

Literature:

Awouters 1972, p. 62; Mahillon 1900, 3:38

Photographs:

On museum’s website (F+S [color]); Awouters 1972, p. 63 (side)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Mahillon: pardessus or quinton; Awouters: dessus; museum’s website: quinton. Awouters: 1-piece back, short neck, tailgut. 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side. Tourin: dimensions 39.2 [sic], 17.3/12.0/20.6, 6.7, 31.0-33.6. Mahillon: no bass bar; dimensions 65, -, - / - /21, 7, -.