Guitar used by Carlos Vives


The guitar was crafted by Colombian luthier Leonardo Fabio Torres and carries an air-brushed portrait by artist Camilo Restrepo depicting an indigenous Arhuaco from the Sierra Nevada in Colombia.

Date Made: 2013

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Colombia: Antioquia, MedellĂ­n

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Credit Line: Gift of Carlos A. Vives R.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2016.0370.01Accession Number: 2016.0370Catalog Number: 2016.0370.01

Object Name: guitar

Physical Description: wood (overall material)metal (overall material)paint (overall material)Measurements: overall: 41 in x 15 3/4 in x 4 in; 104.14 cm x 40.005 cm x 10.16 cm


Record Id: nmah_1841034

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