Gennaro Gagliano, Naples, 1741, the 'Oxman'

Cello: 40562

Bearing its original label, "Januarius Gagliano Filius Alexandri fecit Nea. 1741."

Back: Two-piece

Top: of medium grain

Scroll: of wood similar to back

Ribs: of wood similar to back

Varnish: Golden-brown

Length of back: 74.9 cm

There is 1 additional image in the archive which is not available publicly. Please contact us for more information.


until 1920 W. E. Hill & Sons
from 1920 Harold M. Brummer
- Sold by William Moennig & Son
- Ralph Oxman
in 1999 Sold by Bonhams

Known players

Ralph Oxman

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1920)

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  • Bonhams Fine Musical Instruments (undated brochure from 1999), Bonhams, Bonhams, London (illustrated)
  • Bonhams Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, November 17, 1999, Knightsbridge, Bonhams, Bonhams, London (illustrated)
  • Marcel Richters Homepage - Home
  • The Emil Hermann Collection - Part II, Andy Lim & Gregory Singer, Darling Publications, Cologne / New York (illustrated)
  • The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (illustrated)


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