Matthew Hardie, Edinburgh, 1823

Viola: 32269

Labeled, "Made by, Mat. Hardie & Son, Edinburgh, 1823."

Back: in two pieces of quarter cut maple with narrow width flame descending from the centre joint towards the edges.

Top: in two pieces of spruce with grain of varying widths.

Scroll: of similar wood to the back.

Ribs: of similar wood to the back.

Varnish: of a yellow golden brown colour.

Length of back: 40.9 cm

Upper bouts: 19.7 cm

Middle bouts: 13.4 cm

Lower bouts: 23.8 cm

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in 1995 Anonymous
until 2014 Anonymous
in 2014 Sold by Tarisio
2014 - 2018 Anonymous
in 2018 Sold by Tarisio
from 2018 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Tarisio, London (2018)
  • Proforma Certificate: Tarisio, London (2018)
  • Certificate: John & Arthur Beare, London (1995)

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