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


Violin: 40540

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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


Notes:

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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