Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Transverse Flute

Manufacturer:
Clair Godfroy aîné (French, Paris 1814–1888 Paris)
Date:
1842–43
Geography:
Paris, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Cocuswood, silver
Dimensions:
L. 67.2 cm (26 7/16 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Blow Hole-side-blown flute (transverse)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Robert Alonzo Lehman Bequest, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.149a, b
Not on view
Marking: (stamped on upper and middle joints) the oval logo stamp of the maker: "CLAIR
/ GODFROY AÎNÉ / À PARIS / Serial # 133". On top of the oval, a figure head and underneath, the monogram: CG.
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