|Martín Ramírez, Inventory.||1565.02.13||16cent/2/mid||Madrid|
Inventory of his belongings taken after his death. Includes tools (valued at 112 reales) and instruments. The instruments were not valued in the inventory but comprised “dos laudes y una biolica d’arco, quinze viguelas y seis guitarras.
|Document type||Subject||Siglum||Archive name||Call no.|
|archival document||Lute Vihuelas Persons Guitar||AHPMad||Archivo Histórico Provincial de Madrid||Prot. 130|
Inventario de sus bienes - after his death. includes tools (valued at 112 reales) and instruments. The instruments were not valued in the inventory but comprised “dos laudes y una biolica d’arco, quinze viguelas y seis guitarras.
|Name||Status when cited||Social status|
Violero: 1548 - gave power of attorney to Diego de Salazar. Romanillos comments that this is the earliest known reference to a violero in Madrid.
1565 - made his will: he was married to Catalina López, they had eight children. At this time he had a house in calle Mayor, Madrid, número 15.
|romanillos2002||Romanillos, José Luis and Marian Harris Winspear.||The Vihuela de mano and the Spanish Guitar: A Dictionary of the Makers of Plucked and Bowed Musical Instruments of Spain (1200-2002). Guijosa (Guadalajara): Sanguino Press, 2002.|