Viola d'Amore, Spruce, maple, German

Viola d'Amore

Date:
1739
Geography:
Augsburg, Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Spruce, maple
Dimensions:
L. 82.9 cm, Body L. 42.4 cm, String L. 39 cm approx.
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-bowed-unfretted
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1470
Not on view
Marking: Handwritten label (cut): Lui Camol Me/Fecit Augo 1739 (?)
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 68, 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. 68, 67+, ill.