• Fine Musical Instruments auction at Christies

    Sale 2204

    Fine Musical Instruments

    13 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 164

    SALVADOR BOFILL

    A PSALTERY (HAMMERED DULCIMER), BARCELONA, 1760

    Price Realised  

    SALVADOR BOFILL
    A PSALTERY (HAMMERED DULCIMER), BARCELONA, 1760
    Stamped on the pin block SALVATOR BOFILL FECIT BARCINONE ANNO ANATIVITATE DOMINI 1760, bearing a stamp maltese cross devise, length 27¾ in. (70.5 cm)


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    Provenance

    Erich Lachmann
    University of California, Los Angeles


    Literature

    E. Lachmann, Erich Lachmann Collection of Historical Stringed Musical Instruments, Los Angeles, 1950, pp. 24 and 25.