DHV:
224
Tourin ID:
CONG 1

Size:

Quinton

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

François

Lejeune

Date:

1760

Francois le Jeune rue de la / Juiverie a Paris Annee 1760 [printed]

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

USA, Washington, DC

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Library of Congress

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

Henry Blakiston Wilkins, -1937

Measurements:

Body Length:

35.2

String Length:

33.2

Rib Depth:

3.1

Upper Width:

16.4

Middle Width:

11.3

Bottom Width:

21.2

Information Source:

TGM visit 8/92; Monical Checklist 1983; Traficante 1973

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Herzog 2003, QT-76; Traficante 1973, p. 36

Herzog 2003, QT-76 (front, head side); Traficante 1973, pp. 37-43 (FB+S, head FB+S))

Arched back, overhanging edges. La Fille head. 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side. Tourin/Traficante dimensions: 35, 16.4/11.2/21, 3.7, 33.2.