Turinese violin maker Plinio Michetti was largely self-taught, with some guidance from Carlo Giuseppe Oddone and Annibale Fagnola. He began to work independently around 1919, and was extraordinarily prolific, winning numerous medals over the course of ...Read More his career. Michetti's work, which is mostly inspired by classical models, is accurate and elegant, with good sonority. The materials and varnish are often quite good.
- The auction record for this maker is $55,426 in Oct 2009, for a cello. - 41 auction price results.