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Leonard Bernstein to Marc Blitzstein, July 20, 1962

Leonard Bernstein to Marc Blitzstein, July 20, 1962

excerpt: "Am here Bay of Naples, en route to Monte Carlo & Spain, I think of you, S & V, being Jewish your Arabic [maid?]. I hope all continues to be as joyful as before."

Albrecht Dürer - Das Mannerbad (The Men's Bath)

Albrecht Dürer - Das Mannerbad (The Men's Bath)

German (artist nationality) painter and engraver (artist role) Recto: l. c.: (monogram) AD ; verso: (in pencil) u. l.: Clark's Dec 1937; l. l.: C575/687 [and] 00425830; l. r.: 10 1/4 x 14 3/8. (inscription) Wo... More

Circus Maximus, 16th century

Circus Maximus, 16th century

from a book by Onofrio Panvinio, historian and archeologist, 1529-1568, published posthumously (artist notes) Unknown (artist nationality) Recto: top edge: (beneath moat, in Latin) POMPAE · CIRCENSIS · A · PRIS... More

Haerlem (Haarlem), 16th century

Haerlem (Haarlem), 16th century

Flemish (artist nationality) painter, engraver, etcher, and publisher (artist role) Recto: bottom center: (within image) HAERLEM. ; bottom center: (beneath image, but within plate, in German) 13. Nachdem sich H... More

Natural Fools, from the Triumphal Procession of Emperor Maximilian of Austria

Natural Fools, from the Triumphal Procession of Emperor Maximilian of ...

German (artist nationality) painter and woodcut designer (artist role) Recto: (initials, on belt of third figure from left): H B ; verso: (in pencil) u. l.: Clark Aug 1936 / $21.00; l. l.: C575/695 (inscription... More

[ Landscape with Flute-playing Shepherd]

[ Landscape with Flute-playing Shepherd]

after a drawing by Tiziano Vecelli, called Titian, ca. 1488-1576 (artist notes) Flemish (artist nationality) painter and engraver (artist role) Titian, ca. 1488-1576 (original artist) Recto: (no inscription); V... More

Soo D'oude Songen Soo Pepen De Jongen (As the old sing, so the young twitter)

Soo D'oude Songen Soo Pepen De Jongen (As the old sing, so the young t...

after a painting by Jacob Jordaens, history and portrait painter, draughtsman, watercolorist, and engraver, 1593-1678 (artist notes) Dutch (artist nationality) engraver and publisher (artist role) Jordaens, Jac... More

The  Finding of Paris

The Finding of Paris

after a painted copy by David Teniers, the younger, painter and engraver, 1610-1690, of a lost painting by Giorgione, ca. 1477/78-1510 (artist notes) Dutch (artist nationality) engraver (artist role) Giorgione,... More

Richard Low 17th century

Richard Low 17th century

after a painting possibly by John Hayls, portraitist, 1600?-1679; published by John Smith, painter, draughtsman, and engraver, 1652-1743 (artist notes) British (artist nationality) draughtsman and engraver (art... More

Tubicines, Liticines, Lÿricines, Cornicines, qui praecedebant Victimam et Hecatoniben (Trumpeteers, cornetists, lyre players, horn players, who precede the victims and sacrifice...)

Tubicines, Liticines, Lÿricines, Cornicines, qui praecedebant Victimam...

Unknown (artist nationality) Recto: top center: (in Latin) Tubicines, Liticines, Lÿricines, Cornicines, qui praecede- / bant Victimam et Hecatoniben. / Sacra enim sua nunquam / celebrabant antiqui sine musicis ... More

Parmigianino - The Young and Elder Goatherd

Parmigianino - The Young and Elder Goatherd

after a drawing by Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola, called Parmigianino, painter, draughtsman and etcher, 1503-1540 (artist notes) Flemish (artist nationality) draughtsman and engraver (artist role) Parmigiani... More

DCM 0640: Anonymous, English Whistle

DCM 0640: Anonymous, English Whistle

DCM ledger: "Said by Fenton to be 'English 17th century'". Instrument type: Whistle Medium: 6.8 cm. Mark Maximum: No mark. Condition: Fipple block missing; closed at crown end with wooden plug. Provenance: Fen... More

Recorder Player 17th century

Recorder Player 17th century

after a painting by Dirck van Baburen, painter, ca. 1595-1624 (artist notes) Dutch (artist nationality) painter, draughtsman and engraver (artist role) Baburen, Dirck van, ca. 1595-1624 (original artist) Recto:... More

The  Flute Player 17th century

The Flute Player 17th century

after a painting by Otto Vorsterman, painter, 17th century (artist notes) Flemish (artist nationality) draughtsman and engraver (artist role) Vorsterman, Otto, 17th century (original artist) Recto: u. l.: (engr... More

Mercurio sale in cielo per convocare gli Dei: Amorini nelle vele (Mercury ascends to the heavens to call together the gods: Cupids in the "sails")

Mercurio sale in cielo per convocare gli Dei: Amorini nelle vele (Merc...

after a fresco by Raphael Santi, or Sanzi or Sanzio, called Raphael or Raphael Urbinas, painter, draughtsman, sculptor and architect, 1483-1520 (artist notes) French (artist nationality) history painter, draugh... More

Drei Flötenspieler (Three Flute Players)

Drei Flötenspieler (Three Flute Players)

Flemish (artist nationality) painter and draughtsman (artist role) Recto: u. r.: (within etching, script monogram) A. P. ; verso: u. l.: (in pencil) Oppermann / Feb. 16, 1929 / 50 fcs = $10.00 ; l. l.: (in penc... More

A  Company Making Music

A Company Making Music

Dutch (artist nationality) draughtsman, engraver, print publisher and painter (artist role) Recto: bottom center: (within image) Crispin de Pass inuent . excudit . ; bottom: (beneath image, in Latin) Concentu v... More

Adoration of the Shepherds

Adoration of the Shepherds

after a painting by Jacob Jordaens, history and portrait painter, draughtsman, watercolorist, and engraver, 1593-1678 (artist notes) Dutch (artist nationality) engraver (artist role) Jordaens, Jacob, 1593-1678 ... More

Les Danseurs à la flûte et au tambourin (Dancers with flute and tambourine)

Les Danseurs à la flûte et au tambourin (Dancers with flute and tambou...

after an etching by Jacques Callot, painter, draughtsman, etcher and engraver, 1592-1635 (artist notes) Unknown (artist nationality) Callot, Jacques, 1592-1635 (original artist) Recto: l. l.: (within image) 7 ;... More

Christoph Weigel - Der Pfeiffenmacher (The Wind Instrument Maker)

Christoph Weigel - Der Pfeiffenmacher (The Wind Instrument Maker)

possibly after a design by Caspar Luyken, or Luiken, engraver, 1672-1708 (artist notes) Austrian (artist nationality) engraver and print publisher (artist role) Recto: u. c.: Der Pfeiffenmacher / [another line ... More

De  Oude Koekvrijer (The Old Cake Suitor)

De Oude Koekvrijer (The Old Cake Suitor)

after Jan Steen, genre painter, 1626-1679 (artist notes) Flemish (artist nationality) draughtsman and engraver (artist role) Steen, Jan, 1626-1679 (original artist) Recto: l. l.: (just beneath image) J. Steen p... More

 Vuillaume violin : strung instrument, right f-hole
[ Vuillaume violin : full strung instrument, front right]
[ Vuillaume violin : strung scroll and pegbox, rear left]
 Vuillaume violin : front upper left corner
 Vuillaume violin : scroll right side

Vuillaume violin : scroll right side

472_7322_RT8 (source note)

[ Vuillaume violin : scroll left side]

[ Vuillaume violin : scroll left side]

472_7316_RT8 (source note)

 Vuillaume violin : left f-hole

Vuillaume violin : left f-hole

472_7301_RT8 (source note)

[ Vuillaume violin : strung instrument, from end button]
[ Vuillaume violin : left f-hole]

[ Vuillaume violin : left f-hole]

472_7308_RT8 (source note)

[ Vuillaume violin : full strung instrument, back]
 Vuillaume violin : back upper left corner
[ Vuillaume violin : back button]

[ Vuillaume violin : back button]

472_7277_RT8 (source note)

[ Vuillaume violin : front lower left corner]
[ Vuillaume violin : front upper right corner]
 Vuillaume violin : strung scroll and pegbox, left
[ Vuillaume violin : back lower left corner]
[ Vuillaume violin : back upper right corner]
[ Vuillaume violin : strung scroll and pegbox, front right]
Leon Batchelder

Leon Batchelder

Inscription: Recto: l. r.: (photographer's logo, impressed into mount) Notman's / Boston / Cambridge; Verso: u. r.: (in pencil) 090; u. c.: (in ink) Leon Batchelder Provenance: Source not known. Condition: Phot... More

[ Vuillaume violin : full strung instrument, front]
[ Vuillaume violin : strung instrument, left f-hole]
 Vuillaume violin : back lower right corner
[ Vuillaume violin : strung scroll and pegbox, back right]
[ Vuillaume violin : front lower right corner]
[ Vuillaume violin : strung scroll and pegbox, front left]
[ Vuillaume violin : strung scroll and pegbox, right]
[ Vuillaume violin : right f-hole]

[ Vuillaume violin : right f-hole]

472_7312_RT8 (source note)

DCM 1474: Melody Flute Co. Transverse Flute in A-flat (B-flat)

DCM 1474: Melody Flute Co. Transverse Flute in A-flat (B-flat)

Marketed as the Melody flute for amateur and young student usage. Instrument type: Transverse Flute in A-flat (B-flat) Medium: Nickel plate over brass.; 39.3 cm. Key Holes System: 0/6 holes. Mark Maximum: No m... More

DCM 0515: Henry Wylde Piccolo in C

DCM 0515: Henry Wylde Piccolo in C

Instrument type: Piccolo in C Medium: Cocus, silver lip plate, keys, and ferrules, metal-lined head joint.; 29.3 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, saltspoon, pin in block. Mark Maximum: WYLDE / FROM / RUDALL & ROS... More

DCM 0181: Anonymous Piccolo in C

DCM 0181: Anonymous Piccolo in C

The amount of tubing beneath the C# tonehole is curiously short and would appear insufficient to produce a low C. Instrument type: Piccolo in C Medium: Grenadilla, nickel silver ferrules and end cap, metal-line... More

DCM 0762: Anonymous, Central American Indian Whistle

DCM 0762: Anonymous, Central American Indian Whistle

Instrument type: Whistle Medium: Mineral, possibly volcanic substance.; 12.5 cm. Key Holes System: 0/1 hole. See Physical Description. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: N. E. Carter, Elkhorn, Wisconsin, 11 Jan. 1928.

DCM 1428: Prosper Colas Flute in C

DCM 1428: Prosper Colas Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Nickel silver.; 59.6 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, to low D, modern post and rod keywork attached to ribs. The six principal rank toneholes are also drilled through thick ri... More

DCM 0791: Anonymous, North American Indian (Mandan) Courting Flute (Vertical Whistle Flute)

DCM 0791: Anonymous, North American Indian (Mandan) Courting Flute (Ve...

DCM ledger: "Mandan." The brass mouthpipe appears to have been a shell casing. Instrument type: Courting Flute (Vertical Whistle Flute) Medium: Unidentified soft wood, entirely covered with a length of animal i... More

DCM 0776: Anonymous, North American Indian (Yurok) Flute

DCM 0776: Anonymous, North American Indian (Yurok) Flute

DCM ledger: "American Indian, Yurok, California." In addition to what are obviously 3 fingerholes, there is located above, a lateral and indented hole which may be the embouchure if this were intended as a tran... More

DCM 0614: Leroux Flute in C

DCM 0614: Leroux Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, brass key, black horn ferrules.; 61.75 cm. Key Holes System: 1 key, round flat flap, pin in block. Mark Maximum: (5-pointed star) / LEROUX / (5-pointed star) Mark A... More

DCM 0376: Fernand Chapelain & Cie. Flute in C

DCM 0376: Fernand Chapelain & Cie. Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, wood cap, nickel silver keys, ferrules, lined sockets and middle joint upper tenon.; 67.2 cm. Key Holes System: DCM ledger: "Tulou model." 12 keys, including a very c... More

DCM 0394: Monzani Flute in C

DCM 0394: Monzani Flute in C

Silver ferrules are hallmarked. DCM ledger: "See No. 249. This flute seems a better 'match' with Nos. 250 & 251 to make the set of three. No. 249 much earlier." Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, ivory ... More

DCM 0658: Johann Schell Treble (Alto) Recorder in F

DCM 0658: Johann Schell Treble (Alto) Recorder in F

Instrument type: Treble (Alto) Recorder in F Medium: Boxwood, stained brown.; 50.2 cm. Key Holes System: 1/7 holes. Mark Maximum: H. SCHELL (in scroll) / S / JS (decorative monogram) Mark Additional: Mark on h... More

DCM 1639: Anonymous Flute Swab

DCM 1639: Anonymous Flute Swab

Instrument type: Flute Swab Medium: Oak shaft, heavily varnished, with thread windings and black yarn swab head.; 68.3 cm. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: Source not known.

DCM 0534: Anonymous, North American Indian (Winnebago) Courting Flute (Vertical Whistle Flute)

DCM 0534: Anonymous, North American Indian (Winnebago) Courting Flute ...

DCM ledger: "Winnebago" Instrument type: Courting Flute (Vertical Whistle Flute) Medium: Cedar, stained medium brown, and showing traces of yellow. All or some of mouthpipe/flue cover had been painted yellow.; ... More

DCM 0876: Anonymous, North American Indian (Sioux) Courting Flute (Vertical Whistle Flute)

DCM 0876: Anonymous, North American Indian (Sioux) Courting Flute (Ver...

DCM ledger: "Sioux." Mouthpiece end is painted turquoise, and the large bird's head end is painted black or charcoal with 2 yellow dots for eyes, and decorative turquoise painted dots. Flue cover carved in the ... More

DCM 1180: Thibouville père & fils Flute in C

DCM 1180: Thibouville père & fils Flute in C

Note taped to head: "This flute became mine...the year 1834...It was an old flute then." Note signed Geo. B. Lincoln. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, silver key, ivory ferrules.; 54.95 cm. Key Hol... More

DCM 0765: Anonymous, North American Indian Whistle (Duct Flute)

DCM 0765: Anonymous, North American Indian Whistle (Duct Flute)

DCM ledger: "American Indian." Instrument type: Whistle (Duct Flute) Medium: Clay.; 7.8 cm. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: N. E. Carter, Elkhorn, Wisconsin, 25 Jan. 1928.

DCM 0571: P. G. Milnes Flute in C

DCM 0571: P. G. Milnes Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, silver keys and ferrules.; 64.8 cm. Key Holes System: 8 keys, saltspoon, with pewter plugs over round plates for C#, C. Mark Maximum: P.G. MILNES / IPSWICH Mark Addit... More

DCM 1198: Monzani Flute in C

DCM 1198: Monzani Flute in C

Keys stamped with crown, except 1 replacement key. Hallmarks on silver ferrules. Seventh key is extra B-flat lever (first finger RH). Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, ivory cork-setting mechanism, sil... More

DCM 0879: Anonymous Shinobue or Takebue (Transverse Flute)

DCM 0879: Anonymous Shinobue or Takebue (Transverse Flute)

Instrument has large embouchure (2.5 x 15.2 cm.). Instrument type: Shinobue or Takebue (Transverse Flute) Medium: Bamboo, stained brown and wrapped at ends with closely spaced rattan. The upper end stopper mate... More

DCM 0657: Boehm & Greve Flute in C

DCM 0657: Boehm & Greve Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, ivory cap and ferrules, brass keys.; 66.2 cm. Key Holes System: 8 keys, round flat flaps, pin in block. Mark Maximum: BOEHM & GREVE / A / MUNICH Mark Additional: Ma... More

DCM 0501: Anonymous, likely English Flute in A-flat (B)

DCM 0501: Anonymous, likely English Flute in A-flat (B)

This A-flat band flute was sold originally as a B-flat flute, possibly a B-flat fife. See "Fife vs. Band Flute." Instrument type: Flute in A-flat (B) Medium: Boxwood, ivory cap and ferrules, brass keys.; 39.2 ... More

DCM 0404: Thomas Prowse Flute in C

DCM 0404: Thomas Prowse Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, brass keys.; 60.25 cm. Key Holes System: 1 key, square flap, pin in block. Mark Maximum: T. Prowse, / Hanway Street, / London. (cursive) Mark Additional: Mark on he... More

DCM 0661: Milos N. Ignjatovic(?) Dvojnice (Double Vertical Whistle Flute)

DCM 0661: Milos N. Ignjatovic(?) Dvojnice (Double Vertical Whistle Flu...

Instrument type: Dvojnice (Double Vertical Whistle Flute) Medium: Unidentified hard wood.; 28.35 cm. Key Holes System: Left tube: 0/4 holes. Right tube: 0/3 holes. Mark Maximum: Miloš N. Ignjatovic Mark Additi... More

DCM 0863: Anonymous, Central American Indian Flute (Fragment)

DCM 0863: Anonymous, Central American Indian Flute (Fragment)

DCM ledger: "Totonac Indian...from Vera Cruz." Instrument type: Flute (Fragment) Medium: Terracotta.; 7.65 cm. Key Holes System: Blow hole only remaining part of instrument. Mark Maximum: No mark. Condition: E... More

DCM 1072: Anonymous Notched Flute

DCM 1072: Anonymous Notched Flute

DCM ledger: "Africa." Instrument type: Notched Flute Medium: Bamboo, decorated at bottom with cloth binding under a beaded fabric garnish.; 58.6 cm. Key Holes System: 0/4 holes, relatively evenly spaced. Mark ... More

DCM 1155: Jabez McCall Camp Flute in C

DCM 1155: Jabez McCall Camp Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, bone(?) cap and ferrules, brass key.; 60.8 cm. Key Holes System: 1 key, square flap, pin in block. Lovely cut and fit key. Mark Maximum: J. M. CAMP / LITCHFIELD / C... More

DCM 1630: C. G. Conn Flute in C

DCM 1630: C. G. Conn Flute in C

Mother-of-pearl key touch plates and embouchure plate attaching screw cover inlays (2, on each head). Body joint barrel elaborately engraved. The left hand 1st finger and the thumb rest, of ebonite, are support... More

DCM 1494: Raoul Fajardo Flute Head Joint

DCM 1494: Raoul Fajardo Flute Head Joint

Like DCM 1493, the head has a tapered pine wooden wedge or baffle but which is glued into a predetermined position. The head cap/cork unit does not utilize a rubber O-ring, but instead terminates with a piece o... More

DCM 1179: Arnold Dolmetsch Treble (Alto) Recorder in F

DCM 1179: Arnold Dolmetsch Treble (Alto) Recorder in F

Instrument type: Treble (Alto) Recorder in F Medium: Cocus, ivory ferrules and beak.; 50.4 cm. Key Holes System: 1/7 holes, double holes 6 and 7. Mark Maximum: DOLMETSCH (cross) (circle shape) / 316 (in circle... More

DCM 0643: Anonymous Vertical Whistle Flute in C

DCM 0643: Anonymous Vertical Whistle Flute in C

Instrument type: Vertical Whistle Flute in C Medium: Steel body with unidentified metal (possibly pewter) mouthpiece, all painted black.; 35.5 cm. Key Holes System: 0/6 holes. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance... More

DCM 1348: Maker not identified, possibly Germanic Flute in C

DCM 1348: Maker not identified, possibly Germanic Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Ebony, ivory cap and ferrules, silver keys.; 60.5 cm. Key Holes System: 4 keys, square flat flaps, silver key saddles. Mark Maximum: 1803 / (flower? ) / (illegible) // (flow... More

DCM 0579: Anonymous, North American Indian Whistle

DCM 0579: Anonymous, North American Indian Whistle

DCM ledger: "California, Sacramento County." Instrument type: Whistle Medium: Bone.; 8.2 cm. Key Holes System: Lateral fipple hole. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: N. E. Carter, Elkhorn, Wisconsin, 30 Mar. 1926.

DCM 1245: Anonymous Fife in A-flat

DCM 1245: Anonymous Fife in A-flat

Instrument type: Fife in A-flat Medium: Unidentified wood, possibly ebony. Aluminum vessel top or mechanical part serving as end cap. Nickel silver end ferrule at bottom.; 38.4 cm. Key Holes System: 2/6 holes.... More

DCM 0347: Louis Drouet Flute in C

DCM 0347: Louis Drouet Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Ebony, silver keys, ivory ferrules, brass-lined head.; 67.1 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, foot to low C, saltspoon, pin in block. Foot joint includes typical Drouet C#, C ke... More

DCM 0021: Rudall Carte & Co. Flute Head Joint

DCM 0021: Rudall Carte & Co. Flute Head Joint

Instrument type: Flute Head Joint Medium: 18 karat gold; 21.45 cm. Mark Maximum: No mark. Case: Case (23.7 cm.), lined with green satin, covered with brown morocco. Provenance: William R. Gibbs, Boston, 11 Jan. 1908.

DCM 1214: Thomas Stanesby Recorder in High D (Sixth Flute)

DCM 1214: Thomas Stanesby Recorder in High D (Sixth Flute)

Instrument type: Recorder in High D (Sixth Flute) Medium: Ivory.; 30.3 cm. Key Holes System: 1/7 holes. Mark Maximum: T / STANESBY / (sunburst) Mark Additional: Mark on all sections. Foot also with: 6. Conditi... More

DCM 0105: Anonymous Whistle

DCM 0105: Anonymous Whistle

Instrument type: Whistle Medium: Bone, possibly from large bird, stained purple with thong loop.; 14.9 cm. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: Traveling salesman, Cleveland, Ohio, Jan. 1919.

DCM 0226: Jean Baptiste Tabard Flute in C

DCM 0226: Jean Baptiste Tabard Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Ebony(?), decorative silver keys, ivory ferrules.; 61.6 cm. Key Holes System: 4 keys, square flat flaps, post and rod. With a well-designed post and rod mechanism mounted on... More

DCM 0634: Anonymous Flageolet

DCM 0634: Anonymous Flageolet

Just above the terminating decorative turned bead, there is a brass pin inserted laterally, purpose unknown, possibly for a supporting bracket. Instrument type: Flageolet Medium: Boxwood, brass keys, flanges.; ... More

DCM 0731: Anonymous Pitch Pipe

DCM 0731: Anonymous Pitch Pipe

Instrument type: Pitch Pipe Medium: Mahogany. The slide scale, painted red, has an inlaid leather strip stamped from C down to [C?].; 40. 45 cm. Mark Maximum: No mark. Condition: Missing portion of lead strip,... More

DCM 0436: Anonymous Notched Flute

DCM 0436: Anonymous Notched Flute

See DCM 433. DCM ledger: "Flute was badly broken in the mail." Instrument type: Notched Flute Medium: Bamboo, thin-walled.; 65.4 cm. Key Holes System: 0/3 holes. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: Clarence Elk... More

DCM 0695: Ivan O. Hawk "Strap" Fife

DCM 0695: Ivan O. Hawk "Strap" Fife

Instrument type: "Strap" Fife Medium: Bakelite.; 44.95 cm. Key Holes System: See DCM 694. Leather strap, in place of keys, when pressed by a finger, determines the length of the resonating tube. Mark Maximum: ... More

DCM 0510: Theodore Berterling Flute in C

DCM 0510: Theodore Berterling Flute in C

With wood crutch. The head joint barrel section contains the tuning slide inner leg tube and is attached to the upper section with machine threads, the male threads of which are actually cut into the wood of th... More

DCM 0596: Rudall Carte & Co. Flute in E-flat

DCM 0596: Rudall Carte & Co. Flute in E-flat

Instrument type: Flute in E-flat Medium: Ebonite, silver keys and ferrules. Metal-lined head joint (full length) and sockets.; 50.8 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, round, post and rod, direct mount. Mark Maximum... More

DCM 1566: Theodore Berteling Clarinet in B-flat

DCM 1566: Theodore Berteling Clarinet in B-flat

Instrument type: Clarinet in B-flat Medium: Cocus, nickel silver keys and ferrules.; 60.5 cm. (as is) Key Holes System: 13 keys, modern style key cups plus 2 rings for B-F# resonance hole. Mark Maximum: BERTEL... More

Le  bon Monarque manquoit d'haleine (The good Monarch was short of breath)

Le bon Monarque manquoit d'haleine (The good Monarch was short of bre...

after a drawing by L. J. Lefebvre (artist notes) French (artist nationality) engraver (artist role) Lefebvre, L. J. (original artist) Recto: u. l.: (above border) Ch. IV. ; u. r.: (above border) Pag. 152. ; bot... More

DCM 1394: Anonymous Whistle

DCM 1394: Anonymous Whistle

Instrument type: Whistle Medium: White china, glazed.; 7.2 cm. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: N. E. Carter, Elkhorn, Wisconsin, 16 Nov. 1939.

DCM 1502: Anonymous, possibly French Flute in C

DCM 1502: Anonymous, possibly French Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, nickel silver keys and ferrules.; 59.7 cm. Key Holes System: 4 keys, modern style key cups, post and rod. Mark Maximum: No mark. Condition: Head joint, both sections,... More

DCM 0779: Euler Piccolo in C

DCM 0779: Euler Piccolo in C

Instrument type: Piccolo in C Medium: Rosewood(?), ivory head joint cap with metal cork-setting mechanism. Nickel silver keys and ferrules. Metal-lined tuning slide.; 31.5 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, round f... More

DCM 1239: Wigley & McGregor Bass Flute in C

DCM 1239: Wigley & McGregor Bass Flute in C

Mark on foot: 2 / (Royal arms) / WIGLEY & McGREGOR / PATENTEES / 151 STRAND / LONDON Instrument type: Bass Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, ivory cap and ferrules, brass keys and U-bend pipe.; 89.1 cm. Key Holes Sy... More

" Love stole the pipe of sleeping Pan and play'd / Then with his voice decoys the listening Swain."

" Love stole the pipe of sleeping Pan and play'd / Then with his voice...

after a drawing by Thomas Stothard, history painter, illustrator and designer, 1755-1834 (artist notes) British (artist nationality) engraver (artist role) Stothard, Thomas, 1755-1834 (original artist) Recto: t... More

DCM 0749: Anonymous, Central American Indian Whistle

DCM 0749: Anonymous, Central American Indian Whistle

DCM ledger: "American Indian / Central American." Instrument type: Whistle Medium: Brown pottery.; 4.3 cm. Key Holes System: Whistle plus 1 fingerhole. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: N. E. Carter, Elkhorn,... More

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