DHV:
1021
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Georges I

Chanot

Date:

1855

Georges Chanot a Paris, 1 Quai Malaquais Annee 1855 [printed]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

A, Graz

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Grazer Öffentliche Sammlungen

No. of Strings:

7

Catalog Number:

KGW 23.885

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

Prof. Dr. Franz Aubell, Leoben

Measurements:

Body Length:

68.5

String Length:

66.5

Rib Depth:

14.4

Upper Width:

31.9

Middle Width:

23

Bottom Width:

39

Information Source:

Stradner 1986, p. 61

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Stradner 1986, p. 61

[Unpublished, from museum 6/13: front, head front, tailgut, 2 details of neck/pegbox joint (color)]

Stradner 1986: Many cello features, heavily built, currently unfretted. Repair label: “Joh. J. Pilat, Leoben”. Photos: rosette; dark fingerboard with three wide stripes in lighter wood (middle one stops 2/3 of way up); tailpiece splays wider at bridge end; tailgut and endpin receptacle. Pegs honey-colored with white pips; carved head rather small in proportion to pegbox, with straight hair parted in middle and curling under at chin level.