DHV:
1182
Tourin ID:

1706

Bass

[Johann] Michael

Alban

# of Strings:

6

Place Made:

A, Graz

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

A, Vienna

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Vázquez, José

Head:

Lion

Catalog Number:

Label Text:

Michael Albanus / me fecit Gracy 1706

Measurements:

String Length:

69.7

Total Length:

Body Length:

67.5

Upper Width:

32.2

Rib Depth:

13.7

Middle Width:

23.6

Bottom Width:

39.6

Previous Owner:

Peter Hütmannsberger, Linz [Vázquez: “violin maker, Linz”], -1993; Bernhard Koster, Innsbruck

Information Source:

Vázquez website; Vázquez to TGM, 2/97

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Comments:

Vázquez website (front, body only, detail of rosette [color])

Rosette. New neck and head, with lion copied from one by this maker’s father. Drawing available from Simone Zopf (zopf@mdw.ac.at), per VdG-Mitteilungen, 12/03.