Bartolomeo Giuseppe Guarneri 'del Gesù', Cremona, c. 1742, the 'Donaldson, McAllister, Sorobin'


Violin: 40429

dated 1739

Back: One-piece

Length of back: 35.2 cm

Upper bouts: 16.9 cm

Middle bouts: 11.3 cm

Lower bouts: 20.6 cm

There are 3 additional images in the archive which are not available publicly. Please contact us for more information.

Provenance

- Sir George Donaldson
from 1958 Tibor Varga
- MacAllister
- Mr. Tobin
- Rembert Wurlitzer Inc.
- Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1958)
  • Certificate: Rembert Wurlitzer Inc., New York, NY (1958)
  • Certificate: Chardon & Fils, Paris (1902)
  • Certificate: Emil Herrmann

Cozio holds copies of many certificates and other documents, some of which are available to view on request. Please contact us if you wish to view a particular document. (Note that we do not always have permission to share documents.)

References

  • Meister Italienischer Geigenbaukunst (8th Edition), Walter Hamma, Florian Noetzel Verlag, Wilhelmshaven (illustrated)
  • Ole Bull 2010: Guarneri del Gesu Collection, John Dilworth, Bergen (illustrated)
  • Private Archives - 10746
  • The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Box 57 (illustrated)
  • The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (illustrated)
  • The Violin Makers of the Guarneri Family, W. Henry, Arthur F. & Alfred E. Hill, William E. Hill & Sons, London, 1931
  • W. E. Hill & Sons Photographic Archive (illustrated)

Welcome


You already have a Tarisio account. Please login to continue.

Forgot Password

Homepage

Welcome


Please register or ​to continue.

Homepage

Welcome


Please register or ​to continue.

We have sent you an email.
Please follow the link to confirm your registration.

Homepage

Create Your Password


Click the button below and we'll email you a link to generate your Tarisio password.

Homepage