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Transverse Flute in D-flat

Maker:
Claude Laurent (French, Langres active 1805–1848 Paris)
Date:
1815
Geography:
Paris, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Glass, silver
Dimensions:
L. 63.4 cm (24 15/16 in.) Embouchure L. 55.3 cm (21 3/4 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Blow Hole-side-blown flute (transverse)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. John Manuel Agramonte, in memory of her husband, 1916
Accession Number:
16.130
Not on view
Marking: Laurent à Paris 1815/Brévetè
Mrs. John Manuel Agramonte
Jan Boland , flute, Amy Boland , flute, John Dowdall , guitar in Crystal to Gold: Precious Flutes and Guitars from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. CD. Recording., 1999 Fleur de Son Classics, Ltd.. 1999.

A Checklist of European & American Fifes, Piccolos, & Transverse Flutes. 2. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1989, pg. 12, ill.

A Checklist of Western European Fifes, Piccolos, and Transverse Flutes. 1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1977, pg. 7, ill.



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