DHV:
1512
Tourin ID:

Size:

Pardessus

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Mirecourt

Maker:

Nicolas

Chappuy

Date:

N. CHAPPUY [stamped on table and back]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

USA, New York, NY

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

2006.504

Head:

Scroll

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Gerald Trimble, Asheville, NC, 2006; André Bissonet, Paris

Measurements:

Body Length:

32.6

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

15.7

Middle Width:

10.7

Bottom Width:

19

Information Source:

Museum website; Trimble to TGM (phone) 6/09

Literature:

Museum’s annual report 2006-07 (on website)

Photographs:

On museum’s website (F+B [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Arched back; body measurements noted as “(bottom)”--i.e., taken on back? 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side.