DHV:
347
Tourin ID:
HAGUE 23

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

Maker:

NL

Pieter

Amsterdam

Rombouts

Date:

1726

PIETER ROMBOUTS / AMSTERDAM 1726 [printed except 26]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

NL

The Hague

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Kunstmuseum Den Haag (formerly Gemeentemuseum)

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

MUZ-1933-0590 (0840376)

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

65.4

String Length:

66.3

Rib Depth:

13.5

Upper Width:

30.7

Middle Width:

22.4

Bottom Width:

37.7

Information Source:

PT visits 6/77 & 9/78

Literature:

Photographs:

On museum’s website (F [color]); Liedmeier and Latcham 2009, pp. 175-76 (head 3/4); [unpublished, in museum database printout: F (color)]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Modern neck, double purfling, high arching. Elaborate relief carving on back of pegbox. Soundpost plate has bevelled edges; upper and lower crossbraces held at ribs with chocks; has corner blocks and back linings. Drawing by G.J. Manders (Vereniging voor Huismuziek), 1981. On loan to the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, since 12/2015.