Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Flute

Maker:
Thomas Cahusac, Sr. (British, London 1714–1798 London) or Jr.
Date:
ca. 1800
Geography:
London, England, United Kingdom
Culture:
British
Medium:
Ivory, silver
Dimensions:
61.4 cm/54 cm (24-3/16 in.21-1/4 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Blow Hole-side-blown flute (transverse)
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Alonzo Lehman, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.349.36
Not on view
Marking: (stamped)CAHUSAC/LONDON
Robert Alonzo Lehman ; Henry Moskovitz ; Champion
4900 Historical Woodwind Instruments: An Inventory of 200 Makers in International Collections. Phillip T. Young. London, 1993, pg. 43.

Robert Alonzo Lehman in Historic Flutes from Private Collections. Exhibition catalogue., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1986, pg. 14.



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