Antonio Stradivari, Cremona, 1722, the 'Maazel, Artot'

Violin: 40210

Labeled, "Antonius Stradivarius Cremonensis, faciebat anno 1722."

Back: Two-piece

Ribs: matching back

Varnish: Brownish-red

Length of back: 35.9 cm

Upper bouts: 16.8

Middle bouts: 11.4

Lower bouts: 20.8


- Alexandre Joseph Artôt
in 1929 Sold by Lyon & Healy
... ...
in 1945 Albert Spalding
... ...
from 1996 Current owner

Known players

Albert Spalding, Alexandre Joseph Artôt, Lorin Maazel

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Dietmar Machold (photocopy) (1995)
  • Certificate: Rembert Wurlitzer (photocopy), New York, NY (1960)
  • Certificate: Lyon & Healy (photocopy), Chicago, IL (1936)
  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons (photocopy), London (1928)
  • Certificate: Alfred Vidoudez (photocopy), Geneva (1923) dates it as 1721.

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