STROZZI, Bernardo
(b. 1581, Genova, d. 1644, Venezia)

Gamba Player

c. 1635
Oil on canvas, 126 x 99 cm
Gemäldegalerie, Dresden

The viola da gamba is one of a family of bowed, fretted stringed musical instruments developed in the 1400s and used primarily in the Renaissance and Baroque periods.

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