A Pardessus de Viole
- Art Funded
- 32 cm
- Arnold Dolmetsch
A five-stringed descant viol, developed in 18th century France, where it was popular with amateurs.
The pegbox is surmounted by a carved female head.
Museum Daily, 10am – 5.30pm Closed 24 – 26 Dec Gardens Daily, Mon – Sat, 7.15am – sunset Sun and Bank Holidays, 8am – sunset Closed 25 Dec