DHV:
1514
Tourin ID:

Size:

Quinton

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Mirecourt

Nicolas

Chappuy

Date:

17..

Label Text:

N. CHAPPUY [stamped on button]

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

F

Bellenaves

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Private Collection

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

Head:

Scroll

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

36.0

String Length:

32.4

Rib Depth:

4.3

Upper Width:

17.3

Middle Width:

11.3

Bottom Width:

21.2

Information

Source:

Renard to TGM, 12/13; Renard’s website, 6/09

Literature:

Photographs:

On Renard’s website (F+B 7/8 body only; head 3/4; name stamp [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Original fingerboard, later tailpiece; “never restored ... in perfect original condition”. 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side. (Nicolas Chappuy active 1733-81.)