DHV:
1547
Tourin ID:

Size:

Pardessus

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Louis

Guersan

Date:

1751

Ludovicus / Guersan / prope /Comoediam / Gallicam / Lutetiae / Anno 1751 [printed except 51]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

CH, Geneva

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Musée d’art et d’histoire

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

9347

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

Camille Galopin, Geneva, -1908

Measurements:

Body Length:

32.6

String Length:

Rib Depth:

6

Upper Width:

16.1

Middle Width:

10.9

Bottom Width:

20

Information Source:

J. Deferne to TGM, 2/10

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Bachmann-Geiser 1985, p. 4

[Unpublished, from J. Deferne 2/10: F+B, head F+S (color)]

Striped back (and presumably also ribs). Head has ruffled collar; back of pegbox has La Fille decoration pattern; 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side.