DHV:
139
Tourin ID:
BRUS 05

Size:

Quinton

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

François

Lejeune

Date:

1757

Francois le Jeune rue de la Juiverie à Paris anno 1757

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

B, Brussels

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Musée des instruments de musique

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

1397

Head:

Angel

Previous Owner:

V & J Mahillon, Brussels

Measurements:

Body Length:

String Length:

32.5

Rib Depth:

3.2

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

Information Source:

PT visits 6/77 & 9/78

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Herzog 2003, QT-74; Mahillon 1900,3:40

On museum’s website (FB+S)

Arched back, overhanging edges. Mahillon 1900: “...la forme de la caisse sonore affecte tout a fait celle du violon.” Tourin: end button. 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side.