Haro, Francisco de

Active 1585-86

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Person Born Died Gender Person ID
Francisco de Haro M P0287

Instrument(s) Professional group Social status Social sphere Why is the person listed?
vihuela Violero Artisan Urban Maker Maker (violero) Violero (inst maker)

Years active Place active Century Region
1585-86 Toledo 16cent/3/late Castilla
Biographical information

reynaudPT p. 409: 1585.04.08 Francisco de Haro buys from a Milanese merchant in Toledo 98 guitar bellies for the low price of 34 mrs each “prix que la rose, sans treillage ajouré, peut expliquer” [AHPT 43, f 459v]
romanillos2002, p. 179 reiterates but expands Reynaud. In 1585 he bought 98 bellies for 1 real each “noventa y ocho reales los cuales son por raçon y de precio de noventa y ocho tapas de guitarras. [AHPT Carta de pago 8-04-1585, Prot. 43, f 459v]. In this year he lived in calle de la Tintorería leading to calle Torneros. He also rented a shop in calle Solarejo in the parish of San Pedro for which he paid 2625 mrs.

Related persons

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reynaudPT Reynaud, François. La Polyphonie tolédane et son milieu des premiers témoignages aux environs de 1600. Paris: CNRS, 1996. 409
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. 179