DHV:
180
Tourin ID:
BRUS 49

1745

Pardessus

Jean

Ouvrard

# of Strings:

6? (now 4)

Place Made:

F, Paris

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

B, Brussels

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Musée des instruments de musique

Head:

Scroll

Catalog Number:

0221

Label Text:

Ouvrard, luthier, place de l'Ecole, à Paris, 1745

Measurements:

String Length:

32.5

Total Length:

62.5

Body Length:

Upper Width:

Rib Depth:

4.5

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

20

Previous Owner:

François-Joseph Fétis, Brussels

Information Source:

PT visits 6/77 & 9/78

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Herzog 2003, QT-81; Vannes 1999, p. 264; Mahillon 2/1893, 1:320

On museum’s website (front [color])

Mahillon (and museum’s website): quinton; facture médiocre; neck not original. May originally had 6 strings, like 2 others from same year.