DHV:
1208
Tourin ID:

Size:

Pardessus

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Mirecourt

Maker:

Jean [III]

Vuillaume

Date:

1743

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

F, Paris

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Musée de la musique

No. of Strings:

6

Catalog Number:

E.980.2.484

Head:

Scroll

Previous Owner:

Geneviève Thibault, Comtesse de Chambure, -1979; Georges Le Cerf (no. 269), -1929

Measurements:

Body Length:

34 ±

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

Information Source:

Museum’s website; Gétreau 1996, p. 737

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Gétreau 1996, p. 737

On museum’s website (FB+S, head side); Khazine 2004, p. 8 (front)

Scroll has flat sides. C-holes very upright. Worm damage. 2 pegs don’t match other 4. Museum spells his name “Villaume”. Body length estimated from meter stick shown in website photos; widths 16/12/20, ribs 7, string length 31.