DHV:
1590
Tourin ID:

17..

Quinton

Nicolas

Chappuy

# of Strings:

5

Place Made:

F, Paris

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

USA, New Haven

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Yale University

Head:

Scroll

Catalog Number:

4678

Label Text:

“N. CHAPPUY” branded at button; no label

Measurements:

Body Length:

37.5

String Length:

Rib Depth:

3.3

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

16.7

11.2

20.8

Previous Owner:

Andrew Petryn, (New Haven, CT), -2011

Information Source:

Dipper 2012; Yale 2011, p. 3 [and e-mails from museum]

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Dipper 2012; Yale 2011, p. 3

On museum’s website (FB+S [color]); Dipper 2012 (F++B, head F+S, brand stamp, 66 details before & during restoration [color]); Yale 2011, p. 3

2 pegs treble, 3 bass side; “ca. 1770”. Restored by Andrew Dipper, 2012: 3 new pegs, tailpiece, bridge, repair of cracks and shrinkage. Website: varnish is original.