DHV:
1547
Tourin ID:

Size:

Pardessus

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

Louis

Guersan

Date:

1751

Label Text:

Ludovicus / Guersan / prope /Comoediam / Gallicam / Lutetiae / Anno 1751 [printed except 51]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

CH

Geneva

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Musée d’art et d’histoire

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

9347

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Camille Galopin, Geneva, -1908

Measurements:

Body Length:

32.6

String Length:

Rib Depth:

6.0

Upper Width:

16.1

Middle Width:

10.9

Bottom Width:

20.0

Information

Source:

J. Deferne to TGM, 2/10

Literature:

Bachmann-Geiser 1985, p. 4

Photographs:

Museum checklist (F [color]); [unpublished, from J. Deferne 2/10: F+B, head F+S (color)]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Striped back (and presumably also ribs). Head has ruffled collar; back of pegbox has La Fille decoration pattern; 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side. Museum dimensions 37.7, 16.2/11.0/20.0, 5.4, -.