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Oboe d'Amore in A

Maker:
Johann Poerschman (German, active Leipzig, 1708–1766)
Date:
ca. 1725
Geography:
Leipzig, Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Wood, brass
Dimensions:
Length 630 mm, Diameter of bell 50 mm, Upper section 280 mm, Lower section 270 mm, Foot 120 mm
Classification:
Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-double reed
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2041
Not on view
Marking: (on all sections) (woman's profile in circle)/ I. Poerschman/1
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; Jacot
Hosted by Laurence Libin in Lend Us Your Ears: A Series of Twelve Radio Programs. CD. Recording., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1978.

Written by, Honorary Editor Anthony Baines. "Three Oboes d'Amore from the Time of Bach." The Galpin Society Journal (1975), vol. XXVII, pg. 32, ill.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 145, 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. 145, 145+, ill.



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