DHV:
976
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Jacques

Boquay

Date:

1726

Jacques Boquay / Rue d’Argenteuil / A Paris. 1726 [printed except 26]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Halle

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Händel-Haus

No. of Strings:

6

Catalog Number:

225

Head:

Female?

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

72.5

String Length:

65.3

Rib Depth:

12

Upper Width:

32.2

Middle Width:

23.2

Bottom Width:

40

Information Source:

Drescher 1990, p. 58; Saase 1972, pp. 98-99

Literature:

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Auctions:

Comments:

Herzog 2003, FR-1; Drescher 1990, p. 58; Saase 1972, p. 99

Saase 1972, p. 98 (FB+S)

4-piece table with rosette; 2-piece back (arched?). Lower end of C-holes much more curly than upper. Tailgut. Carving on back of pegbox.