Bassano, Maggini, British Museum 26 11 15

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Bassano, Maggini, British Museum 26 11 15

Giovanni Bassano-Ricercata 2 (1585)

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Peter Sheppard Skaerved (Maggini ca.1585)
Outtake from film made in the Kunstkabinet of the Waddesdon Room, British Museum, London 16 11 15

An astonishing morning. Filming a ricercar from Venice (1585), next to a cabinet from Milan (ca 1580), on a wondrous Maggini (Brescia 1585). An inspiration and an honour

Cabinet, with damascene embellishments. Milan, ca. 1580. Waddesdon Room British Museum

Cabinet, with damascene embellishments. Milan, ca. 1580. Waddesdon Room British Museum

Scroll. Maggini ca 1585

Scroll. Maggini ca 1585

Treble F hole. Maggini ca 1585

Treble F hole. Maggini ca 1585

Back and bout:Maggini ca 1585

Back and bout:Maggini ca 1585

Marquetry knot: Maggini ca 1585

Marquetry knot: Maggini ca 1585