DHV:
956
Tourin ID:

Size:

Pardessus

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Louis

Guersan

Date:

1745

Ludovicus / Guersan / prope / Comoediam / Gallican / Lutetiae / Anno / 1745 [printed except 45]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

USA, Arlington, VA

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Private collection

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

32.6

String Length:

31.7

Rib Depth:

5.4

Upper Width:

16

Middle Width:

11.1

Bottom Width:

19.5

Information Source:

Monical 1989, pp. 22-23

Literature:

Monical 1989, pp. 22-23

Photographs:

Monical 1989, pp. 22-23 (FB+S; head 3/4)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Chancey 2017 (Fêtes Galantes); Chancey 2016 (Couperin); Chancey 2014 (Boismortier); Chancey 2009 (Leclair); Chancey 1997 (Caix)

Striped back & ribs; La Fille head; 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side. All original except bridge.