Viola d'amore

1746
Jean Ouvrard (French, died 1748)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

Length x width: 70 x 20 cm (27 9/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.322

Medium or Technique

Spruce, maple, ivory, ebony, boxwood

On View

Musical Instrument Gallery (Gallery 103D)

Collections

Europe, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Provenance

June 2010, sold by Claude Lebet, Rome, to Tony Bingham, London; 2012, sold by Bingham to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 27, 2012)

Credit Line

Mary S. and Edward J. Holmes Fund