DHV:
975
Tourin ID:

Size:

Quinton

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Claude

Boivin

Date:

1744

Claude Boivin / Rue Ticquetonne à la Guittarre Royalle / a Paris 1744 [printed]

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

D, Halle

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Händel-Haus

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

232

Head:

Scroll

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

35.5

String Length:

32.3

Rib Depth:

3.3

Upper Width:

15.8

Middle Width:

11

Bottom Width:

20.8

Information Source:

Heyde 1986, p. 123; Heyde 1983, pp. 91-2; Saase 1972, pp. 166-67

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Herzog 2003, QT-21; Heyde 1986, p. 123; Heyde 1983, p. 91; Saase 1972, p. 167

Heyde 1983, p. 92 (front); Saase 1972, p. 166 (FB+S)

Heyde: Fingerboard and tailpiece new. Dimensions 35.2, 15.6/10.6/20.8, -, (??). 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side. Sasse: Initials of a former owner, F.L., on back below button. 2-piece table and back.