DHV:
471
Tourin ID:
KUIJK 3

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

Nicolas

Bertrand

Date:

1705 C

Label Text:

Nicolas Bertrand a Paris 170_; also stamped BERTRAND at top of back

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

B

Ternat

No. of Strings:

7

Collection:

Private Collection

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Putto

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

----- Franco, Passaic, NJ, -1979

Measurements:

Body Length:

71.0

String Length:

70.5

Rib Depth:

13.5

Upper Width:

32.6

Middle Width:

24.6

Bottom Width:

40.2

Information

Source:

Owner to TGM, 11/95

Literature:

Milliot 1997, p. 187

Photographs:

Milliot 1997, p. 187 (front 3/4, head front and side [color]); Kuijken 1992 (side 7/8 [color]); [unpublished, from P. Hütmannsberger: front, soundholes (color)]

Recordings:

Uemura 2018 (Forqueray); Kuijken 2015 (Marais, Dialogues); Kuijken 2013 (Schenk); Kuijken 2006 (Marais, L’Ange); Kuijken 1999 (Maisons de Plaisance); Kuijken 1993 (Solo Recital); Kuijken 1992 (Sainte Colombe); Kuijken 1992a (Couperin); Kuijken 1987 (Marais); Kuijken 1984 (Leclair); Kuijken 1979 (French Flute); Kujken 1979a (German Cantatas), etc.

Auctions:

Comments:

Original neck, modified at butt. One-piece back. Last digit of label date is ambiguous or illegible, according to owner; his early recordings with it said c. 1690. Milliot 1997: double purfling on front; back is slab cut; neck and pegbox of single piece of wood; body revarnished; dimensions 74, 28/25/39, 13.7, - (sic: ??). Numerous additional recordings since 1992.