Giovanni Tononi, Bologna, 1700

Violin: 40186

Labeled, "Antonius & Hieronymus Fr. Amati. Cremonen Andre3/4 fil. F.16**"

Back: One-piece of poplar

Ribs: of maple

Varnish: Orange-red

Length of back: 35.2 cm

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in 1955 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1920) "An instrument of Italian origin, the work, we should say, of one of the members of the Tononi family, most probably Joannes and dates from about 1700."

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  • Sotheby's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, June 15, 1999, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London, 1999 (illustrated)


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