DHV:
1642
Tourin ID:

Size:

Quinton

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Mirecourt

Nicolas

Chappuy

Date:

17..

Label Text:

N CHAPPUY [stamped below the neck heel]

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

Head:

Scroll

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

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Information

Source:

Herzog 2003, QT-33

Literature:

Herzog 2003, QT-33

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Comments:

Herzog’s source: Jean-Jacques Rampal, “Violin-making in Paris in the 18th century,” in EILA Kongress, Basel 1993: Les Conférences, ill. 20 (but not reproduced; evidently shown without tailpiece). Decorated pegbox. (Nicolas Chappuy active 1733-81.)