Lute ('ud)

Lute ('ūd)

1899
Emmanuel Venios (Greek, 1850–1915)


Object Place: Istanbul, Turkey

Dimensions

Length 81.2 cm, width 36 cm, depth 18.9 cm (Length 31 15/16 in., width 14 3/16 in., depth 7 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.519

Medium or Technique

Rosewood, black walnut, spruce, horn

On View

Musical Instrument Gallery (Gallery 103D)

Collections

Europe, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Provenance

Before 2004, sold by dealer, Istanbul, to Dr. Peter Bambakidis, Rocky Hill, Ohio; 2004, sold by Bambakidis to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 22, 2004)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously