DHV:
1323
Tourin ID:

Size:

Treble ?

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Date:

1730 C

Label Text:

Gianbattista Grancino

Body Shape:

Festoon

Current Location:

A

Vienna

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Vázquez, José [heirs]

Sound Holes:

Flame

Catalog Number:

081

Head:

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

[Bonham’s auction, 11/98]

Measurements:

Body Length:

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

Information

Source:

Vázquez website

Literature:

Photographs:

Vázquez website (F+B body only, rosette, 2 soundhole details; [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Bonhams 1998/11/18

Dendrochronology test (by Peter Klein) gives date of 1712 for youngest growth ring on 1-piece table; wood from same tree as Vázquez’s other festooned treble whose youngest ring dates from 1729. (These two instruments were formerly attributed to Marcell Pichler, Salzburg, c. 1660.)