Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Chitarra Battente

Date:
ca. 1700
Geography:
Italy
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Wood, ivory, inlay
Dimensions:
Overall: 25.4 x 88.9 cm (10 x 35 in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked-fretted
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph W. Drexel, 1889
Accession Number:
89.2.169
Not on view
Joseph W. Drexel
Musical Instruments of the Western World. McGraw Hill Book Company. New York, Toronto, 1967, pg. 140-141, fig. 48, ill.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 41.



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