Antonio Stradivari, Cremona, 1737, the 'Swan, Chant du Cygne'

Violin: 40540

Number of images available: 3.
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Original label: "Antonius Stradivarius Cremonensis / Faciebat Anno 1737 / D'Anno 93"

Back: Two-piece

Varnish: Golden-brown with tinge of red

Length of back: 35.7 cm

Upper bouts: 16.4 cm

Lower bouts: 20.5 cm

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Regarded as the last work of Stradivari.

How Many Strads, Ernest N. Doring, William Lewis & Son, Chicago, 1945

Illustrated in The Strad, July 1909.

Antonio Stradivari: His Life & Instruments, Amati Publishing, Ltd., Sussex, 1961

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Current owner, Zlatko Balokovic, Frank Miles Yount, Rudolph Wurlitzer Co., Rodman Wanamaker, Caressa & Francais, Jean Louis Courvoisier, Colonel Mattre, Joseph White, Edgar de Saint-Senoch, Hôtel Drouot, Marquis de St. Senoch, David Laurie, Nagornoff, Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume, Professor Pietro Bertuzzi, Luigi Tarisio

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