Medium Artwork: Painting
City Valladolid | Region Castilla-León | Old kingdom Castile
|Body Lute||Strings 4 courses||Neck Long||Pegbox R/Angled channels|
|Bridge Obscured||Frets Unclear||Back Vaulted||Pegs Unclear|
|Technique Plucked fingers thumb in|
see main entry 17-135: Santo Tomás surrounded by angel musicians and apostles
Angel playing a lute. The soundbox is unrealistically oval shaped and the rose is close to the middle of the soundboard. The bridge is obscured but the number of strings is less that six courses, so it could be some other kind of instrument such as a mandora.
Photo taken by Gracia Gil, 2021. Used with her permission