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Size
Maker's
Name
Date
Place Made
Current Location
Collection
No. of Strings
Body Length
String Length
1666
Pardessus
Louis
Guersan
1754
F, Paris
USA, Brooklyn, NY
Private collection
5
1667
Treble
Johann Christian
Hoffmann
1740 C
D, Leipzig
D, Leipzig
Bach-Archiv
(4)
40.3
36.6
1668
Pardessus
Benoist
Fleury
1751
F, Paris
D, Berlin
Private collection
5
33.1
31.6
1669
Treble ?
Sebastian
Mayr
1728
D, Munich
NL, Amsterdam
Rijksmuseum
(4)
39
1670
Treble ?
Leonhard
Maussiell
17..
D, Nuremberg
CH, Winterthur
Private collection
6
38
38.6
1671
Treble ?
Leonhard
Maussiell
1718
D, Nuremberg
D, Weimar?
David, Imke
6
33.9
1673
Treble ?
[Johann] Michael
Alban
1717
A, Graz
I, Verona
Private collection
6
39.5
1674
Violone
17..
I,
I, Verona
Private collection
6
84
1675
Pardessus
Jean
Louvet
1749
F, Paris
5
1676
Bass
Jacob
Weiss
1733
A, Salzburg
D, Leipzig
Private collection
6
73.7
66.4
1680
Pardessus
Louis
Guersan
1750 C
F, Paris
F, Montreuil
Private collection
5
1681
Pardessus
Feyzeau
1750 C
F, Bordeaux
B, Loupoigne
Private collection
6
1605
Quinton
17..
F,
USA, Kansas City, MO
Private collection
5
35
32.7
1606
Bass
GB,
F, Paris
Private collection
6
71.2
1607
Tenor ?
Johann Nicolaus
Pappe
1711
D, Erfurt
CH
Private collection
1608
Treble
D,
CH
Private collection
6
1609
Treble
D,
CH,
Private collection
1610
Bass
Martin
Hoffmann
1699
D, Leipzig
D, Leipzig
Universität Leipzig
6
56.8
57.5
1611
Bass
Joachim
Tielke
1702 C
D, Hamburg
D, Frankfurt am Main
Museum für Angewandte Kunst
1612
Bass
Joachim
Tielke
1669 C
D, Hamburg
D, Munich
Bayerisches Nationalmuseum
1613
Bass
GB,
USA, Kansas City, MO
Private collection
6
64.2
64
1615
Bass
Richard
Meares
1669
GB, London
E, Seville
Private collection
6
72
68
1616
Pardessus
F,
D, Leipzig
Universität Leipzig
5
31
1617
Bass
16..
GB,
USA, Philadelphia
Private collection
7
67.5
68.8
1618
Bass
William
Turner
1650 C
GB, London
CDN, Saint-Élie-de-Caxton, PQ
Private collection
7
70
68.7
1619
Bass
1680 C
D,
A, Vienna
Vázquez, José
6
1622
Treble ?
17..
D,
[ex-Universität Leipzig ?]
6+8
34.5
1623
Bass
Andreas Ferdinand
Mayr
1755
A, Salzburg
CDN, Toronto
Private collection
6
68.5
69.5
1625
Bass
Johann Gottfried
Schmid
1713
D, Leipzig
USA, Patterson, NY
Private collection
6
69.5
66.2
1626
Bass
Martin
Hoffmann
D, Leipzig
D, Grenzach-Whylen
Private collection
6
65.6
63
1627
Pardessus
1730 C
F,
D, Hamburg
Private collection
6
32.4
31 ±
1628
Bass
Edward
Lewis
1685 C
GB, London
IL, Raanana
Private collection
6
72.5
70.2
1629
Bass
Edward
Lewis
1720 C
GB, London
J, Tokyo ?
Private collection
4
74.3
70.2
1630
Bass
Andreas Ferdinand
Mayr
1749
A, Salzburg
USA, Evanston, IL
Private collection
6
70.5
67.1
1631
Bass
Thomas
Allred
1629
GB, London
B, Liège
Private collection
7
69.2
69.5
1632
Bass
Barak
Norman
1720
GB, London
E, Seville
Private collection
6
57.5
57
1633
Bass
1640 C
GB,
USA, Oakton, VA
Private collection
6
73.2
76.7
1634
Bass
Hans Christoph
Fleischer
D, Hamburg
USA, Kansas City, MO
Private collection
6
62.2
63.5
1636
Quinton
François
Lejeune
1770 C
F, Paris
(4)
1637
Treble
17..
D, Markneukirchen ?
IL, Raanana
Private collection
6
35.7
37.5
1638
Quinton
Jean
Colin
17..
F, Mirecourt
F, Lorry les Metz
Private collection
5
1639
Quinton
Georges
Cousineau
17..
F, Paris
GB, Guildford
Private collection
5
35.4
33.3
1640
Quinton
Benoit
Fleury
17..
F, Paris
F, Lorry les Metz
Private collection
5
1641
Quinton
17..
F,
GB, Guildford
Private collection
5
34
31.2
1642
Quinton
Nicolas
Chappuy
17..
F, Mirecourt
5
1643
Quinton
Nicolas
Chappuy
17..
F, Mirecourt
F, Lorry les Metz
Private collection
5
1644
Quinton ?
Jean-Mathias
Wolters
1749
F, Paris
5 ?
1645
Quinton
17..
F, Paris
(4)
1646
Quinton
Jules ??
Colin ?
1770 C
F, Vosges ?
(4)
35
1648
Pardessus
Pierre
Le Pilleur
1755
F, Paris
CDN, (Montreal)
Private collection
5
33.3
32.5
1649
Pardessus
Jean
Louvet
1761
F, Paris
F, Saint-Chartier (Indre)
Private collection
5
33
31.5
1650
Treble
Nicolas
Bertrand
1685
F, Paris
F, Nice
Private collection
6
36.6
36.2
1652
Bass
18..
F, Mirecourt ?
F,
Private collection
6
69.3
67
1653
Pardessus
Louis
Guersan
1762
F, Paris
5
32.3
31
1654
Quinton
Nicolas
Harmand
17..
F, Mirecourt
F, Bellenaves
Private collection
5
35.2
35.2
1655
Pardessus ?
François
Gavinies
1750
F, Paris
5
1657
Bass
Martin
Hoffmann ?
D, Leipzig
D, Munich
6
65.3
1658
Bass
Johann Christian
Hoffmann
1730
D, Leipzig
D, Gera
Theater und Philharmonie Thüringen
6
60.2
62.7
1659
Pardessus
Louis
Guersan
1747
F, Paris
B,
Private collection
6
31.8
1662
Quinton
J. B. D.
Salomon
F, Paris
B, Brussels
Musée des instruments de musique
5+5
1663
Bass
16..
GB,
USA, California
Private collection
6
70.5
69.2
1665
Bass
Samuel
Gilkes
1812
GB, London
D, Leipzig
Private collection
7
67.5
72.1
1544
Treble ?
Rudolph
Höss
1676
D, Munich
CH, Geneva
Musée d’art et d’histoire
6
40
34.5
1545
Treble ?
Leopold
Widhalm ?
D, Nuremberg
CH, Geneva
Musée d’art et d’histoire
5
37.5
32.5
1546
Pardessus
Louis
Guersan
1763
F, Paris
CH, Geneva
Musée d’art et d’histoire
5
33.2
32
1547
Pardessus
Louis
Guersan
1751
F, Paris
CH, Geneva
Musée d’art et d’histoire
5
32.6
1548
Quinton
Mathurin François
Remy
1755
F, Paris
USA, New York, NY
Metropolitan Museum of Art
5+6
35.2
1549
Bass
Joachim
Tielke
1697
D, Hamburg
A, Vienna
Vázquez, José
(4)
64
68
1550
Violone
Mathias
Klotz
1715
D, Mittenwald
F, Paris
Private collection
6
83.2
80.6
1551
Bass
Barthélémy
Vaillan
1662
F, Marseille
1553
Bass
Auguste
Tolbecque
1898
F, Niort
F, Niort
Musée du Donjon
6
1554
Bass
Auguste
Tolbecque
1900 C
F, Niort
F, Niort
Musée du Donjon
6
78.5
76
1555
Pardessus
17..
F,
F, Mirecourt
Musée de la lutherie
5
1556
Bass
GB,
J, Tokyo
Private collection
6
69.5
71.5
1558
Quinton
J. B. D.
Salomon
1753
F, Paris
NL, Amsterdam
Private collection
5
35.3
32.7
1559
Quinton
J. B. D.
Salomon
1750 C
F, Paris
5
36.8
1560
Bass
17..
F, ?
6
1561
Bass
Claude
Boivin ?
1727 ?
F, Paris ?
CH, Basel
Private collection
6
68.5
66.6
1563
Bass
Johann Christian
Hoffmann
D, Leipzig
D, Potsdam
Private collection
6
63.6
61.2
1564
Bass
Samuel
Gilkes
1826
GB, London
D, Leipzig
Private collection
6
57
63.6
1565
Bass
GB,
CH, Samstagern
Private collection
7
76.7
69.8
1566
Bass
Barak
Norman
1709
GB, London
CH, Samstagern
Private collection
6
68.5
1567
Bass
Johann Casper
Göbler
1784
D, Breslau
D, Leipzig
Private collection
7
65.8
72.2
1568
Bass
Matthias
Hummel
D, Nuremberg
D, Mittenwald
Geigenbaumuseum
68.8
1570
Quinton
17..
F, Mirecourt
5
1571
Pardessus
Louis
Guersan ?
17..
F, Paris
5
1572
Bass
Henry
Francais
1902
F, Paris
7+7 (?)
1573
Bass
1900 C
F, Mirecourt
7+7 (?)
1574
Bass
D,
D, Blankenburg/Harz
Stiftung Kloster Michaelstein
6
65
65.5
1578
Bass
17..
I,
F, Paris
Musée des Arts Décoratifs
(4)
1581
Pardessus
J. B. D.
Salomon
1755
F, Paris
5
34
29.6
1582
Bass
GB,
7
1583
Bass
Georg
Aman
17..
D, Augsburg
NL, Utrecht
Private collection
6
69.8
69.3
1584
Bass
17..
D,
A, Vienna
Vázquez, José
7
69.2
64
1586
Bass
Raffaele & Antonio
Gagliano
18..
I, Naples
I, Verona
Private collection
7
66
1587
Bass
1860 C
F, Mirecourt ?
6
69.3
66.5
1588
Quinton
Nicolas
Chappuy
1750 C
F, Mirecourt
E, Barcelona
Savall, Jordi
6 [sic]
1589
Pardessus
Nicolas
Chappuy
1730 C ?
F, Mirecourt
E, Barcelona
Savall, Jordi
5
1590
Quinton
Nicolas
Chappuy
17..
F, Paris
USA, New Haven
Yale University
5
37.5
1591
Violone
Pietro
Zenatto ?
1683 ?
I, Treviso
B, Brussels
Musée des instruments de musique
5
1592
Violone
Pietro
Zenatto ?
1680 C ?
I, Treviso
B, Brussels
Musée des instruments de musique
5
1593
Bass ?
Auguste
Tolbecque
1877
F, Niort ?
B, Brussels
Musée des instruments de musique
15
1594
Bass ?
1650 C
I,
B, Brussels
Musée des instruments de musique
5
1595
Bass
Joachim
Tielke
1678
D, Hamburg
POL, Krakow
Philharmonie Krakau
6
70.5
1596
Bass
Joachim
Tielke
1689-95
D, Hamburg
J, Yokohama
Private collection
6
68.5
1597
Bass
Joachim
Tielke
1700
D, Hamburg
S, Stockholm
Private collection
6 ?
70.3
1598
Bass
Joachim
Tielke
1702
D, Hamburg