DHV:
1385
Tourin ID:

17..

Quinton

J. B. D.

Salomon

# of Strings:

(4)

Place Made:

F, Paris

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Head:

Scroll

Catalog Number:

Label Text:

Salomon à Paris [stamped below button on back]

Measurements:

String Length:

Total Length:

Body Length:

36

Upper Width:

16.6

Rib Depth:

Middle Width:

11.7

Bottom Width:

21

Previous Owner:

Information Source:

Bonhams to TGM, 11/03; M. Herzog to TGM, 8/03

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Montagu 2005, p. 151; Bonhams 9/8/03, lot 12

[Unpublished, from M. Herzog 8/03: FB+S (color)]

Bonhams 2003/09/08, lot 12

1-piece back; single purfling front and back. “Converted to four strings with later neck and scroll.” Unstrung and largely unglued when seen by M. Herzog. Montagu 2005: “a Salomon Quinton...with a later neck and scroll...attracted no interest” (i.e., did not sell).