DHV:
1222
Tourin ID:

1699

Bass

Nicolas

Bertrand

# of Strings:

7

Place Made:

F, Paris

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

A, Krieglach

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Private collection

Head:

Head

Catalog Number:

Label Text:

Nicolas Bertrand / a Paris 16 99 [handwritten (calligraphy?)]

Measurements:

Body Length:

73.8

String Length:

74

Rib Depth:

13

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

35

26

43

Previous Owner:

Information Source:

T. Muthesius to TGM, 1/03; P. Hütmannsberger to TGM, 1994

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Duftschmid website (front); Duftschmid 1997 (Telemann) (front, bridge to head only); [unpublished, from P. Hütmannsberger: F+B body only, C-hole details (color)]

Duftschmid [2006?] (Forqueray); Duftschmid 2005 (Marais); Duftschmid 2004 (Couperin); Duftschmid 1997 (Telemann) [+Bc on parts of H. Perl, Sainte Colombe: Retrouvé & Changé, dhm 05472 77373 2, 1997]

Converted into a baryton in the 1930s; rebuilt as a viol in the 1990s; re-restored by Tilman Muthesius in 1998-99. New neck and fittings; body length not original.