Att to Gabriel Jacquet (Jacquet-Gand) Double Bass, Mirecourt circa 1880
A nice example from this renowned family of Mirecourt bass makers. This particular viol shaped instrument has a flat back and a simply splendid warm-red varnish.
For any jazz player, it’s the perfect companion.
LOB (length of back) - 112.5cm (44.38in)
Width across upper bouts - 53.5cm (21.12in)
Width across middle bouts - 37.6cm (14.76in)
Width across lower bouts - 65.1cm (25.62in)
Depth of lower ribs inc both plates - 21.2cm (8.38in)
Body Stop - 62.4cm (24.60in)
String length - 105.6cm (41.62in)