Wednesday, December 23

1762 Equals 2010 for Harpsichord Admirers

Harpsichord made for the Strozzi Family
Dated 1574; the keyboard altered at a later date
Giovanni Antonio Baffo (active 1570 - 1595)
Italy, Venice
Coniferous softwood, cypress, sycamore and pearwood decorated with ivory, rosewood, boxwood, ebony and parchment
Victoria and Albert Museum no. 6007-1859, London

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