Harpsicord by Jacob Kirkman

The case is decorated with fielded panels of mahogany veneer surrounded with narrow parquetry stringing and walnut bands.

Details

Medium:
Walnut & brass
Dimensions:
222 x 94 x 29 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £34,000; Tax remission)
Acquired in:
1995
Vendor:
David Graebe

The soundboard is decorated with a gilt brass rosette incorporating an angel playing the harp with the initials ‘IK’.

Venue details

St Cecilia's Hall Museum of Instruments Niddry Street, Cowgate, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH1 1NQ 0131 650 2806 www.ed.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Tues – Fri: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, last admission 4:30 pm.

Sat: 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm, last admission 4:30 pm.

Saturdays in August: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, last admission 4:30 pm

 

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