DHV:
591
Tourin ID:
METRO 02, [BRIQUE 2]

Size:

Treble

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Jean

Ouvrard

Date:

1726

Jean Ouvrard / Mc...Luthier a Paris, / 1726 [printed] (including date?)

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

USA, New York, NY

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Metropolitan Museum of Art

No. of Strings:

6

Catalog Number:

89.4.946

Head:

Scroll

Previous Owner:

Mrs. J. Crosby Brown; Eugène de Bricqueville, Versailles, -after 1895

Measurements:

Body Length:

34.5

String Length:

37

Rib Depth:

7.2

Upper Width:

16.5

Middle Width:

11.2

Bottom Width:

19.5

Information Source:

PT visit 12/78

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

On museum’s website (FB+S [color]); Monical 1989a, p. 11; Monical 1979, p. 1; Winternitz 1971, p. 68; Vannes 1999, p. 264; Brown 1902, p. 65; Bricqueville 1895, p. 5; Bricqueville 1893, p. 6

On museum’s website (F+S, head 3/4 + side [color]); Monical 1989a, p. 11 (F+S); Monical 1979, p. viii (F+S); Winternitz 1971, p. 68; Brown 1902, facing p. 64 (front)

Original neck, fingerboard and tailpiece. 2-piece table with single purfling, 3-piece back. Back and ribs are walnut. Scroll has plain sides (no ears). Bricqueville 1893, p. 6: rib height 8 cm [probably including table and back].