DHV:
135
Tourin ID:
BRUS 01

Size:

Treble ?

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Antoine

Médard

Date:

1667

Antoine Médard / A Paris 1667 [handwritten]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

B, Brussels

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Musée des instruments de musique

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

1393

Head:

Scroll

Previous Owner:

V. & J. Mahillon, Brussels

Measurements:

Body Length:

39.2

String Length:

31.0- 33.6

Rib Depth:

6.7

Upper Width:

17.3

Middle Width:

12

Bottom Width:

20.6

Information Source:

PT visits 6/77 & 9/78

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Awouters 1972, p. 62; Mahillon 1900, 3:38

On museum’s website (front [color]); Awouters 1972, p. 63 (side)

Mahillon: pardessus or quinton; Awouters: dessus; museum’s website: quinton [or] dessus. Awouters: 1-piece back, short neck, tailgut. 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side. Mahillon: no bass bar; dimensions 65, -, - / - /21, 7, -.