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Quinton d'Amore

Maker:
Mathurin-François Remy (French, Mirecourt, active 1760–90)
Date:
1755
Geography:
Paris, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Maple, spruce
Dimensions:
Overall: 21 x 10 x 62.4 cm (8 1/4 x 3 15/16 x 24 9/16 in.) 62.4 cm overall length, 35.2 body length (bottom), 16.9 / 12.0 / 21.0 cm width of bouts (bottom), 13.2 cm neck
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-bowed-fretted
Credit Line:
Purchase, Frederick M. Lehman Bequest, 2006
Accession Number:
2006.505
Not on view
Marking: Printed label: "Remy Ste marge / rite Faubourg St an / toine a Paris 1755" (the year is hand written). The label appears to be original and original part of the instrument, but it cannot be excluded that the instrument was manufactured in Mirecourt.
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