DHV:
976
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

Jacques

Boquay

Date:

1726

Label Text:

Jacques Boquay / Rue d’Argenteuil / A Paris. 1726 [printed except 26]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D

Halle

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Händel-Haus

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

225

Head:

Female?

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

72.5

String Length:

65.3

Rib Depth:

12.0

Upper Width:

32.2

Middle Width:

23.2

Bottom Width:

40.0

Information

Source:

Drescher 1990, p. 58; Saase 1972, pp. 98-99

Literature:

Herzog 2003, FR-1; Drescher 1990, p. 58; Saase 1972, p. 99

Photographs:

Saase 1972, p. 98 (FB+S)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

4-piece table with rosette; 2-piece back (arched?). Lower end of C-holes much more curly than upper. Tailgut. Carving on back of pegbox.