DHV:
43
Tourin ID:
BASEL 1

Size:

Pardessus

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Jean

Ouvrard

Date:

1744

OUVRARD Luthier Place / de l'Ecole A Paris / 1744 [printed]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

CH, Basel

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Historisches Museum

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

1882.13 (formerly 160)

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

K. Konzertmeister A. Bargheer-Schulthess, Basel

Measurements:

Body Length:

33.5

String Length:

31.5- 32.0

Rib Depth:

5.3

Upper Width:

16

Middle Width:

11.2

Bottom Width:

19.5

Information Source:

PT visits 6/77 & 10/78

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Vannes 1999, p. 264; Klaus 1997, p. 50; Nef 1906, p. 41

[Unpublished, from museum (M. Kirnbauer) 9/15: front 3/4 (color)]

Nef: treble; long, pointed pegs; date “174.” (Vannes: 1744); dimensions 60, 32, - / - /19, 6, -. Klaus: 1-piece table and back; dimensions 33.4, 15.9/10.9/19.5, 4.9, 31.4. 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side.