DHV:
1627
Tourin ID:

Size:

Pardessus

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Date:

1730 C

Label Text:

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D

Hamburg

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Private Collection

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Günther Hellwig

Measurements:

Body Length:

32.4

String Length:

31?

Rib Depth:

5.3

Upper Width:

16.0

Middle Width:

11.0

Bottom Width:

19.0

Information

Source:

Owner to TGM, 4/13

Literature:

Photographs:

[Unpublished, from owner 4/13: FB+S, head F+B, 3/4 (color)]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

La Fille style decoration on pegbox; 3 mismatched pairs of pegs; no purfling on back. Extensive worm holes all over; shown strung and fretted, but probably not playable. W. Monical (7/13, from photos): very pure and typical example of Paris School work.