DHV:
181
Tourin ID:
BRUS 50

Size:

Pardessus

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Nicolas

Bertrand

Date:

1701

Nicolas Bertrand à Paris, 1701

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

B, Brussels

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Musée des instruments de musique

No. of Strings:

6

Catalog Number:

0222

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

François-Joseph Fétis, Brussels

Measurements:

Body Length:

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

19

Information Source:

PT visits 6/77 & 9/78 (?)

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Mahillon 2/1893, 1:320

On museum’s website (front [color]); Moens 2000, p. 19 (F [color]); Otterstedt 1994, p. 205 (head); [unpublished, in Heale Archive, from museum: FB+S]

Mahillon (and museum’s website): dessus; dimensions: L-total 62, W-bottom 19. Photos show single purfling on front, none on back; elaborate carving on back of pegbox.