DHV:
36
Tourin ID:
BARCEL 1

Size:

Pardessus

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Pierre

Larcher

Date:

1745

P... ...her, ... / Mgns le / Da... in, Rue de Dau- / phin... [P]aris. 1745 [?]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

E, Barcelona

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Conservatory of Music

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

MDMB 694 (formerly 267)

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

32

String Length:

33

Rib Depth:

5.4

Upper Width:

15.3

Middle Width:

10.4

Bottom Width:

19

Information Source:

Escalas 1992, pp. 147-8; PT visit 10/78

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Escalas 1992, pp. 147-8

On museum’s website (front 3/4 [color]); Escalas 1992, p. 147 (front 3/4)

Striped ribs and back; 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side. Vannes: labels read Larcher Pierre, Luthier de Paris / élève de Guersan, Grande Rue au / Grand Dauphin à Tours 1785.