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The 'Lady Blunt' Stradivarius of 1721


On 20 June 2011, Tarisio auctioned the 'Lady Blunt' Stradivarius of 1721 for $15.9 million - a new world record

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Enrico Rocca
Dmitry Gindin

Although Enrico Rocca struggled to establish himself as a professional violin maker until he was in his 40s, he went on to produce some of the very finest 19th-century Italian instruments

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Arthur Edward Smith
Sean Bishop

The career of the Englishman who became Australia’s foremost 20th-century violin maker

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Sayaka Shoji
Ariane Todes

The Japanese violinist talks about following her intuition when playing the ‘Récamier’ Stradivari of 1727, which formerly belonged to Mischa Elman

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Christine Merton
The ‘Pawle, Ben Venuto’ Stradivari cello, c. 1730
Alessandra Barabaschi

The history of one of Stradivari's late 'B piccola' model cellos, and how it acquired its second, curious name

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