Antonio Stradivari, Cremona, 1685, the 'Florentiner, Jean Becker'

Violin: 40750

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Back: One-piece cut on the slab

Varnish: Golden-orange

Length of back: 35.5 cm

Upper bouts: 16.6 cm

Middle bouts: 11.1 cm

Lower bouts: 21.6 cm


Hamma identifies this instrument as the "Florentiner" and ascribes the date to 1684.

Meisterwerke Italienischer Geigenbaukunst (First Edition), Hamma & Co., 1932

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Current owner, Mrs. Jeannette Bry, Rudolph Wurlitzer Co., Ruth Breton, Rudolph Wurlitzer Co., Erich Lachmann, Dr. Joseph Bauer, Hamma & Co., Willy Burmester, Baron de Crano, August Herrmann, Dr. Geissmar & Family, Hamma & Co., Jean Becker, Alfred E. Hill

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Known players

Herbert Greenberg, Jean Becker, Ruth Breton

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