DHV:
1479
Tourin ID:

Size:

Quinton ?

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

J. B. D.

Salomon

Date:

17..

Salomon / A Paris [stamped on heel]

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

J, Osaka

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Osaka College of Music

No. of Strings:

(4+4)

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

Suntory Corporation, Tokyo, -1999; Hans Schambach, New York

Measurements:

Body Length:

35.3

String Length:

Rib Depth:

3.9

Upper Width:

16.8

Middle Width:

10.8

Bottom Width:

20.8

Information Source:

Rephann 1988, p. 37; Bonta 1983, p. 31

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Herzog 2003, QT-92; Rephann 1988, p. 37; Bonta 1983, p. 31

Osaka 2007, p. 40 (F+B [color]); Rephann 1988, p. 40; Bonta 1983, p. 31 (color)

Neck, fingerboard, and tailpiece not original. Rephann (no. 26): pegbox original; Bonta (?): pegbox probably shortened at angled midpoint. Both call it a violon d’amour; Osaka 2007 catalogue says “Violino d’amore”.