Antonio Stradivari, Cremona, 1683, the 'Madame Bâtard'
Label not original.
Back: One piece marked by a broad curl
Scroll: from a different period
Ribs: 3 of the rib pieces are replacements
Varnish: has been retouched
Length of back: 35.6 cm
Upper bouts: 16.4 cm
Middle bouts: 11.4 cm
Lower bouts: 21 cm
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|from 1800||Madame Bâtard|
|until 1925||W. E. Hill & Sons|
|in 1925||Rudolph Wurlitzer Co.|
|from 1925||David S. Carter|
|from 1926||Minna Rabinowitz|
|-||Sold by Benno Rabinof|
|from 1932||Austin T. Levy|
|from 1937||Roger N. Chittolini|
|from 1939||Current owner|
Certificates & Documents
- Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1923) States that the correct date is probably 1675-80.
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- How Many Strads? (1999 edition), Doring, Bein & Fushi, Bein & Fushi, Chicago, 1999
- Stradivarius: sa vie, ses instruments
- Violin Iconography of Antonio Stradivari 1644-1737, Herbert K. Goodkind, Larchmont, NY (illustrated)