Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Russian Bassoon in C

Date:
1825–40
Geography:
Lyons?, France?
Culture:
French
Medium:
Wood, brass
Dimensions:
L. 1150 mm., Diam. of bell ca. 140 mm L. of butt section 341 mm L. of wing section 340 mm L. of long section protrudes 300 mm L. of crook, ca. 810 mm L. of bell, ca. 510 mm
Classification:
Aerophone-Lip Vibrated-horn
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.882
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 169, ill.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments of All Nations: I. Europe, Galleries 25 and 26, Central Cases of Galleries 27 and 28. Catalogue., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, vol. 13, pg. 169, 169+, ill.



Related Objects

Bassoon

Artist: Dominique Antony Porthaux (French, ca. 1751–1839 Paris) Date: 1790–1800 Medium: Maple, brass Accession: 1999.307 a,b On view in:Not on view

Bassoon

Artist: Giosue Esposito (Naples, active late 19th century) Date: 1881 Medium: Maple, nickel-silver Accession: 2003.150a–g On view in:Not on view

Cor d'orchestre

Artist: Pierre Piatet (French, ca. 1796–1868) Date: 1845–50 Medium: Brass Accession: 1977.315a-n On view in:Not on view

Orchestral Horn

Date: 1830–40 Medium: Brass Accession: 89.4.1111 On view in:Not on view

Clarinet in B-flat

Artist: Charles Joseph Sax (Belgian, Dinant, Belgium 1790–1865 Paris) Date: 1830 Medium: Ivory, brass, gold-plated silver Accession: 53.223 On view in:Not on view