DHV:
1095
Tourin ID:

Size:

Pardessus

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

François

Gavinies

Date:

1758

Gaviniès, rue S. Thomas de [= “du”?] Louvre, à Paris 1758

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

33.3

String Length:

32.1

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

Information Source:

Sotheby’s 11/22-23/89, lot 172

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Sotheby’s 11/22-23/89, lot 172; Montagu 1990, p. 277

Sotheby’s 11/22-23/89, lot 172 (F)

Sotheby’s 1989/11/22-23, lot 172

2-piece back with no purfling. “Pegbox plain with stamped decoration”; 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side.