Antonio Stradivari, Cremona, 1688, the 'Derenberg'
Bearing its original label.
Length of back: 35.5 cm
Upper bouts: 16.3 cm
Middle bouts: 11 cm
Lower bouts: 20.4 cm
There are 2 additional images in the archive which are not available publicly. Please contact us for more information.
|in 1850||James W. Driver|
|in 1860||Alfred Borwick|
|until 1885||W. E. Hill & Sons|
|1885 - 1916||Carl Derenberg|
|1916 - 1925||W. E. Hill & Sons|
|1925 - 1926||Rudolph Wurlitzer Co.|
|1926 - 1944||Joseph Haft|
|from 1944||Eudice Shapiro|
|from 1950||Daniel Karpilowsky|
|until 1965||Henry Hottinger|
|1965 - 1969||Rembert Wurlitzer Inc.|
|from 1969||Current owner|
Certificates & Documents
- Certificate: Machold Rare Violins, Ltd, Vienna (2001) X-2047.
- Certificate: Rembert Wurlitzer Inc., New York, NY (1969)
- Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1924)
- Certificate: Emil Herrmann, New York, New York, NY
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.)
- Antonio Stradivari: His Life & Work (1644-1737), W. Henry, Arthur F. & Alfred E. Hill, William E. Hill & Sons, London, 1902
- Henry Hottinger Collection (illustrated)
- How Many Strads? (1999 edition), Doring, Bein & Fushi, Bein & Fushi, Chicago, 1999 (illustrated)
- Violins & Violinists, June, 1938, Ernest N. Doring, William Lewis & Son, Chicago (illustrated)
- Private Archives - 10746
- The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (illustrated)
- Violin Iconography of Antonio Stradivari 1644-1737, Herbert K. Goodkind, Larchmont, NY (illustrated)