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Chamber Organ

Date:
18th century
Geography:
Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Wood, various materials
Dimensions:
H.: 217 cm (85-1/2 in.)
Classifications:
Aerophone-Organ, Paintings
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.3516
Not on view
Inscription: Signed, dated, and inscribed (on musical score): Aria ORGANA / FRANZ. / CASPPAR / HOFER / InV: et pinx / A: 1758
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
"Keyboard Instruments." Summer. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin (1989), Vol. 47, No. 1, pg. 53, ill.

"Musical Instruments in The Metropolitan Museum." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin (1978), Vol. XXXV, No. 3, pg. 6, ill.

Keyboard Instruments in The Metropolitan Museum of Art: A Picture Book. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1961, pg. 34-35, fig. 19, ill.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Historical Groups, Gallery 39. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1905, pg. 141.

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