DHV:
1081
Tourin ID:

Pardessus

Nicolas

Chappuy

# of Strings:

5

Place Made:

F, Mirecourt

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

USA, Annapolis, MD

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Private collection

Head:

Female

Catalog Number:

Label Text:

N. CHAPPUY [stamped at top of back]

Measurements:

Body Length:

33

String Length:

30.3

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

15.7

11

18.3

Previous Owner:

Tony Bingham, London; [a violinist]; Cécile Dolmetsch, Haslemere, England -1981

Information Source:

R. Green to TGM, 6/97

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Green 1994, p. 106 (F+S)

Arched back. Undated; probably early (R. Green). 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side (painted black). Bridge by Andrew Dipper: he may have done restoration work post-Dolmetsch, pre-Green.