Details
Image number
BST711830
Title
Oboe, c.1720 (ebony, ivory, silver)
Artist
Richters, Hendrik (1683–1727) / Netherlandish
Location
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Medium
ebony, ivory and silver
Date
(C18th)
Dimensions
56.8 cms
Description
Stamped on all joints: H RICHTERS / [trefoil]; engraved arebus: [a barrel, a winged hourglass, and a diagonal ladder above a globe surmounted by a cross] (Grasp time and learn to know the world), 'C' touch [Bacchus seated astride a barrel with a glass in hand], on the c' key flap.
Credit
William E. Nickerson Fund / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
object / musical / baroque / european / wind / wooden / music / oboe / woodwind / reed / instrument
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 1733 × 5400 px 147 × 457 mm 1.1 MB
Medium 329 × 1024 px 28 × 87 mm 0.3 MB
Small 192 × 600 px 16 × 51 mm 0.1 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
Permissions
REPRODUCTION PERMISSION REQUIRED
Restrictions
CANNOT BE LICENSED FOR CARDS, CALENDARS, PRINTS OR POSTERS / JAPANESE RIGHTS NOT AVAILABLE

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