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Maker: Jean Aldric

City: Mirecourt, Country: France | Dates: active ca 1726-1730

Biography of Jean Aldric - John Dilworth

ALDRIC, Jean Worked circa. 1726-1730 Mirecourt France. Instruments modelled after Cremonese originals. Small output....

Biography of Jean Aldric - George Hart

Copied Stradivari with average ability. He was, perhaps, better known as a dealer in Cremonese instruments. He was one of the earliest French makers who dealt with Luigi Tarisio, the famous Italian connoisseur. He used generally a red varnish of good quality....

Biography of Jean Aldric - Cecie Stainer

Worked in Paris, 1788-1840. Was well known for the excellent instruments he made, on the Stradivari pattern, of fine tone, with rich red varnish. He also constructed altos from old Italian viols with great cleverness and carefully repaired old instruments. An early violoncello of his is dated 1788. In another violoncello was the label, “Fait par Aldric, luthier, rue des...

Biography of Jean Aldric - Willibald Leo Lütgendorff

Er liess sich um 1788 in Paris nieder und starb nach 1843. Ein geschickter Vertreter der französ. Schule, der nach dem Strad.-Modell arbeitete und manchmal selbst N. Lupot nahekam. Er verwendete meist rothen, nur manchmal zu dicken Lack und war besonders dafür bekannt, dass er alte Violen in moderne Geigen trefflich umzubauen verstand, die er dann wohl auch als Originale...

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