Jean Baptiste Vuillaume, Paris, c. 1850

Violin: 23893

Labeled, "Jean Baptiste Vuillaume..."

Back: Two-piece, double-purfled and ornamented

Length of back: 36.7 cm

Upper bouts: 17.4 cm

Middle bouts: 11.9 cm

Lower bouts: 21.5 cm


in 1972 Sold by Sotheby's
... ...
in 1980 Sold by Sotheby's
until 2011 Anonymous
in 2011 Sold by Tarisio
from 2011 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: John & Arthur Beare, London (1951)
  • Letter: John & Arthur Beare, London

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  • Sotheby's Important Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, November 20, 1980, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London, 1980
  • Tarisio's Fine Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, May 4-5, 2011, New York, Tarisio, Tarisio


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