Old Instruments

 

Very interesting French 4-string bass, Vieux-Paris, possibly by F. Lejeune.
Arched back, fully restored condition. Stringlength 104 cm.

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Fine German 4-string bass by E. Wilfer, Bubenreuth 1989.
Arched back, mint condition, stringlength 104 cm.

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Dutch 5-string bass by René Zaal, Bemmel 1999. Copy of Thomas Kennedy, London.
Flat back, mint condition. Stringlength 107 cm.

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Possibly English bass attributed to Mark Dearlove, Leeds 1829, as inscribed in ink.
Flat back, fully restored condition, stringlength 109 cm.

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English 4-string bass by Robert Thompson, London 1848.
Originally 3-string, flat back, fully restored condition. Stringlength 105 cm.

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