Bartolomeo Giuseppe Guarneri 'del Gesù', Cremona, c. 1715-22, the 'Folinari'

Violin: 32443

Labeled, "Joseph Guarnerius fecit Cremone anno 1725..."

The varnish restored.

Back: One-piece with irregular narrow to medium flame.

Varnish: somewhat retouched, possibly by Mori Costa.

Length of back: 35.7 cm

Upper bouts: 16.6 cm

Middle bouts: 10.9 cm

Lower bouts: 20.4 cm

There are 13 additional images in the archive which are not available publicly. Please contact us for more information.


Sold by Bein & Fushi, Inc
until 2012 Anonymous
in 2012 Sold by Tarisio
from 2012 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: John & Arthur Beare, London (1998) 0900/CB.
  • Certificate: Peter Biddulph, London (1998)
  • Certificate: Bein & Fushi, Inc, Chicago, IL (1998) S2555.
  • Dendrochronology report: John C. Topham, Surrey

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