Late Medieval lute with single rose, based on various iconographic sources of 1450-1490, and a suruving instrument labelled 'D.G.' from Northern Italy about 1500. 4 or 5 course. Also available with 6 courses.
Scale length: 56cm.
German/Alpine Spruce, European Ash, Norway Maple, Swiss Pear, European Cherry, Boxwood. Other wood choices available.
Part of 'Mary, Queen of Heaven ' by an anonymous painter known only as the 'Master of the Legend of Saint Lucy' (Netherlands, 1485).
On the left, part of 'Maria Regina surrounded by angels' by an unknown painter (Netherlands, 1460). On the right, part of a design made in wood by Giuliano da Maiano (Italy, 1478).
Side view of top from pegbox.
Close-up view of rose.
Side view from back.