DHV:
1513
Tourin ID:

Size:

Pardessus

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

François

Gavinies

Date:

1753

Label Text:

Gavinies rue / St. Thomas du Louvre / à Paris - 1753

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

F

Bellenaves

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Private Collection

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

33.5

String Length:

31.4

Rib Depth:

5.9

Upper Width:

17.0

Middle Width:

12.0

Bottom Width:

20.5

Information

Source:

Renard to TGM, 12/13; Renard’s website, 6/09

Literature:

Photographs:

MacCracken 2017, p. 59 (front); formerly on Renard’s website, 6/09 (F+B, side body only, head 3/4 [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

1-piece back; original fingerboard and tailpiece. 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side (3 of the 5 original). No cracks in either table or back.