French Double 72K jpeg

Custom Instruments

Next 1K gifBlank 1K gif
Copyright © 2006 CBH

The French Double Harpsichord

2 x 8⁠´, 1 x 4⁠´, buff on back 8⁠´
Stop registers & buff worked by levers through nameboard
Two 63-note reverse keyboards FF–g''' A415
Tapered pearwood jacks with crow-quill plectra, leathered registers
Soundboard painting by Carol Zdesar
White exterior
Lid painting of Colo River scene by Phyllis Bray
Gilded mouldings
Four screw-in Louis-XVI legs
Matching stool with buttoned gold velvet seat



This instrument was redecorated in 1987


Custom gallery index:

CBH Icon 1K gif Custom instrument gallery
CBH Icon 1K gif Custom instruments
CBH Icon 1K gif Preloved Custom Instruments
CBH Icon 1K gif Work in progress
CBH Icon 1K gif Site overview
CBH Icon 1K gif Harpsichords Australia Home Page