Nicolas Lupot, Paris, 1799

Violin: 23936

Labeled, "Nicolas Lupot, luthier rue de Grammont à Paris, l'an 1799.."

Branded to the lower rib: "Curtis Phila."

Back: in one piece of quarter-cut maple with faint medium-width flame, ascending from bass to treble side

Top: in two pieces of spruce with narrow-width grain broadening towards the edges

Scroll: of similar wood

Ribs: of similar wood

Varnish: of a reddish brown colour

Length of back: 35.6 cm

Upper bouts: 16.7 cm

Middle bouts: 11.2 cm

Lower bouts: 20.7 cm

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- Curtis Institute in Philadelphia
in 1944 Sold by William Moennig & Son
until 2011 Anonymous
in 2011 Sold by Tarisio
from 2011 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Proforma Certificate: Tarisio, London (2018)
  • Certificate: William Moennig & Son, Philadelphia, PA (1944)

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