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Orchestral horn

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Music: Excerpts from Finale movement from Six Trios for Three Horns (Op. 82, No. 6) by Antoine Reicha, about 1800-1815 (performed by Richard Menaul)

Inscription

Stamped on garland: CHARLES [flower] KRETZSCHMANN / A [flower] STRASBOURG; printed paper label inside case: ACCESSOIRES POUR INSTRUMENTS. / C. CALOIN, / LUTHIER, / Réparateur d'Instruments de Musique. / RUE FERMENTEL, 6, SAINT- OMER, / Près la Grand'Place. / FAIT DES ÉCHANGES. / Typ. de L. Van Elslandt

Provenance

1976, sold by Rachel P. Grainger, Marion, Massachusetts, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 18, 1976)

Credit Line

Mary L. Smith Fund

about 1830

Object Place

Strasbourg, France

Dimensions

Length 42 cm (16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.745

Medium or Technique

Brass

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones