DHV:
1232
Tourin ID:

Size:

Treble

Label Text:

Place Made:

I, Milan

Maker:

Leandro (Sr.)

Bisiach

Date:

1910 C

Zuan Maria da Bressa / fece in Venecia

Body Shape:

Guitar

Current Location:

I, Milan

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Castello Sforzesco

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

11

Head:

Scroll

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

“Fondo B. Dissertori.”

Measurements:

Body Length:

35.9

String Length:

32

Rib Depth:

7

Upper Width:

17.6

Middle Width:

14.6

Bottom Width:

21.4

Information Source:

(TGM visit 7/99); Gatti 1997, p. 20; Gallini 1963, pp. 19-20

Literature:

Gatti 1997, p. 20; Gallini 1963, pp. 19-20

Photographs:

Gatti 1997, p. 20 (F+B); Gallini 1963, pl. V (front)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Copy of Giovanni Maria of Brescia, at Ashmolean, Oxford (1 of 2, other at MIM in Phoenix). Gatti 1997 [NB: Body lengths and widths taken on back]: 2-piece back, 2-piece table (highly arched). No ears on scroll. Certain elements of craftsmanship and style suggest that it was actually made by Gaetano Sgarabotto, who worked for Bisiach at this time. Gallini 1963 dimensions: 35.0, 18.0/-/21.5, 7.8, -.