DHV:
366
Tourin ID:
HARN 03

Size:

Tenor

Place Made:

Maker:

I

Brescia

Date:

1600 C

Label Text:

Body Shape:

Guitar

Current Location:

A

Vienna

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Harnoncourt, Nikolaus [heirs]

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

Head:

Head

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Madame Duval, Paris, -1950

Measurements:

Body Length:

60

String Length:

Rib Depth:

11

Upper Width:

26.5

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

33

Information

Source:

Senn 1957, p. 396

Literature:

Harnoncourt 2017, pp. 17, 148, 195-97; Senn 1957, p. 396

Photographs:

Harnoncourt 1965a (Florid-Song), no. 7 (front 7/8)

Recordings:

Harnoncourt 1974 (Purcell); Harnoncourt 1965a (Florid-Song)

Auctions:

Comments:

Harnoncourt 2017: purchased by Alice in Paris in 1950; subsequently, dendrochronology gave a date of c. 1530 (but in earlier years usually dated c. 1600 on recordings). Unusually short neck, also pegbox and head, not original, probably French from 2H17C.