DHV:
1516
Tourin ID:

Size:

Quinton

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Mirecourt

Nicolas

Chappuy

Date:

17..

Label Text:

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

Head:

Head

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

Information

Source:

Vichy Enchères 6/13/09, lot 35 (viewed on line)

Literature:

Photographs:

Vichy Enchères website (F+B [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Vichy Enchères 2009/06/13, lot 35

“Fait ... par Chappuy pour la veuve Salomon dont il porte la marque.” (She ran the business from Salomon’s death in 1767 until at least 1790.) Original head, modified neck. 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side. (Nicolas Chappuy active 1733-81.)