Antonio Stradivari, Cremona, 1698, the 'Weinberger, Vornbaum'


Violin: 40788

Original label, with the date altered to read 1696

Back: One-piece; flaming similar to the 1694 ex-Maaskoff

Length of back: 35.4 cm


Notes:

Dated 1696.

How Many Strads?, Doring, Bein & Fushi, Doring, Bein & Fushi, How Many Strads? (1999 edition), Chicago

Provenance

in 1850 Bouchet
until 1895 W. E. Hill & Sons
from 1895 K. B. Dvorak
- M. Hoffman
- Oscar Vornbaum
until 1906 Hamma & Co.
... ...
in 1937 David Weinberger
... ...
in 1961 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Hart & Son, London (1930)
  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1930) States that the date is 1698, though it is recorded in some works as 1696 because the last digit has become obscured.
  • Certificate: Hamma & Co., Stuttgart (1919)

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References

  • Antonio Stradivari: His Life & Work (1644-1737), W. Henry, Arthur F. & Alfred E. Hill, William E. Hill & Sons, London, 1902
  • How Many Strads? (1999 edition), Doring, Bein & Fushi, Bein & Fushi, Chicago, 1999
  • Violins & Violinists, August-September, 1945, Ernest N. Doring, William Lewis & Son, Chicago (illustrated)
  • L'Esposizione di Liuteria Antica a Cremona nel 1937, Comitato Stradivariano, Cremona (illustrated)

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