Ludovicus / Guersan / prope / Comoediam / Gallican / Lutetiae / Anno / 1754 [printed except 54]
No. of Strings:
TGM visit 10/92
Vichy auction 6/5/03, lot 25 (viewed on line: www.interencheres.com); Herzog 2003, QT-54
Vichy Enchères 6/5/03, lot 25 (F+B, head side, bass F-hole); [by TGM: front 7/8, head side]
TGM visit: Head is oddly mounted. Arched back, pointed corners. Currently unfretted, but neck shows signs of previous use at various string lengths. 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side. Vichy Enchères: Traces of restored worm damage on the back; “quinton”.