DHV:
136
Tourin ID:
BRUS 02

Size:

Pardessus

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Louis

Guersan

Date:

1753

Ludovicus Guersan prope Comoediam Gallicam Lutetiae anno 1753

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

B, Brussels

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Musée des instruments de musique

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

1394

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

V. & J. Mahillon, Brussels; E.H. de Coussemaker (-1876)

Measurements:

Body Length:

String Length:

30.5

Rib Depth:

5.4

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

20.2

Information Source:

PT visits 6/77 & 9/78

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Gétreau 1996, p. 221; Mahillon 1900, 3:39; Coussemaker 1877, p. 202

On museum’s website (front [color]); Mahillon 1900, 3:39 (front)

Striped back and ribs. 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side. Mahillon (and museum’s website): quinton.