DHV:
715
Tourin ID:
PARIS 25

Size:

Pardessus

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

J. B. D.

Salomon

Date:

1760 C

SALOMON / Maitre Luthier à Paris, Rue / L’Arbre- Sec à Ste. Cecille

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

F, Paris

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Musée de la musique

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

E.2039

Head:

Scroll

Previous Owner:

Henri Cesbron, 1916-34; Paul Cesbron, Paris, before 1906 - 1916

Measurements:

Body Length:

30.7

String Length:

30.9+

Rib Depth:

4.5

Upper Width:

14.5

Middle Width:

10.5

Bottom Width:

18.1

Information Source:

Museum’s website; Gétreau 1996, p. 703; Gétreau 1988, p. 136

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Gétreau 1996, p. 703; Gétreau 1988, p. 136; Bran-Ricci 1987, p. 36.

On museum’s website (FB+S, head side; front 7/8, head side [color]); Gétreau 1988, p. 136 (front)

Arched back; narrow body; generous recurve on both table and back. Pegbox and tailpiece not original (now 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side). P. Jacquier to P. Tourin, 9/79: “pardessus à characteristiques de quinton”; body 30.8, string length 32.3, ribs 4.3. Repaired in 1961 by Millant-Deroux: new bridge (Gétreau 1996, p. 459).