DHV:
1571
Tourin ID:

Size:

Pardessus

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

Louis

Guersan ?

Date:

17..

Label Text:

[Guersan]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Yes?

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

Information

Source:

Vichy Enchères 12/11/10, lot 70 (viewed on line)

Literature:

Vichy Enchères 12/11/10, lot 70 (viewed on line)

Photographs:

Vichy Enchères 12/11/10, lot 70 (front, back body only) [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Vichy Enchères 2010/12/11, lot 70; also 2011/06/18, lot 48

Striped back, double purfling front and back. Diagonal tailpiece with tailgut. 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side. “Faite à Paris au XVIIIème ... portant étiquette de Guersan” (implying the auctioneers don’t believe it’s really by Guersan?).