Guitar

1803
Giovanni Battista Fabricatore (Italian, active 1780–1811)


Object Place: Naples, Italy

Accession Number

2010.612

Medium or Technique

Spruce, rosewood, boxwood, mother-of-pearl, bone

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Provenance

Before 2003, private owner, Rome, Italy; by November 2003, presumably sold by private owner to Babuino Casa d'Aste, Rome; November 2003, sold by Babuino to Lorenzo Frignani, Modena, Italy; 2010, sold by Frignani to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 22, 2010)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds by exchange from the Edwin M. Ripin Collection—Friends of the Collection Fund