Old Lutes

If you click on these images you can see them enlarged! You can also look at pictures of new lutes

The lute through the ages

I have seperated these pictures into three pages, to make the downloading process easier.

Pictures before 1500

Pictures between 1500 and 1600

Pictures between 1600 and 1700


notes, titles and locations.
Pictures of recently built lutes

Wayne's Lute Page

Waynes Home Page

The Lute Society of America Page


References

Ildiko Ember "Music in Painting"

Keith Christiansen "A Caravaggio Rediscovered, the Lute Player"

Francois Lesure "Music and Art in Society"


Here is another site with information about pictures of luter

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