DHV:
1026
Tourin ID:

1730

Bass

Jean-Baptiste

Voboam

# of Strings:

7

Place Made:

F, Paris

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

F, Paris

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Musée du Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers

Head:

Female

Catalog Number:

04606-000

Label Text:

Voboam / Paris 1730 [handwritten]

Measurements:

Body Length:

70

String Length:

65

Rib Depth:

13.2

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

31.5

23

38

Previous Owner:

Augustin Deloche, -1851

Information Source:

Gétreau to TGM, 1/13; Gétreau 1988, pp. 58, 72

Literature:

Photographs:

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Auctions:

Comments:

Gétreau 1988, pp. 58, 72; (plus she cites Vannes 1972, p. 382; Lütgendorff 1922, p. 540; 1905 Catalogue of CNAM, p. 74; Pierre 1893/1971, p. 67)

From Gétreau, 1/13 (F+B body only, head F+S, label)

Neck, pegbox, all fittings not original (but head is); restored 1942 by Emile Français. Former inv. no. 1606. Photo of label in Jalovec, Encyclopedia of Violin-Makers, 2:342. Gétreau dimensions (unpubl.): 69.8, 31.3/23.0/38.8, 12.6, 65.3 (back widths 30.9/22.2/38.3); 3-piece (?) table with flat archiing, edges redone in C-bouts, no purfling now; tailpiece with diagonal top edge and sculpted sides.