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vihuela de mano / guitarra

Angel with Guitar

ARTWORK This painting formed part of the decoration of the dome of the Iglesia de la Compañía de Jesús (Córdoba, Argentina), which was destroyed by fire in 1967. The inside of the dome is blackened with smoke, and the picture is no longer visible. The chu

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vihuela de mano

Handwritten label: Vihuela de mano/ en sol/ [in different ink: #1]/ made June 1964 by/ Donald Warnock/ Cambridge Mass; printed below heel: DONALD WARNOCK / made this 1964

INSTRUMENT A vihuela made by Donald Warnock (1919-1997), one of the pioneer American builders of historical stringed instruments. The instrument’s handwritten label reads: “Vihuela de mano/ en sol/ [in different ink: #1]/ made June 1964 by/ Donald Warnock

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vihuela de mano

Vihuela by Rafael Mardones

INSTRUMENT This vihuela built in 1974 is claimed to be the first modern vihuela built in Chile. This instrument was built with advice from renowned Chilean guitarist Luis López, supposedly according to historical principles but is an example of the way th