Nicolò Gagliano, Naples, 1761

Violin: 40948

Back: Two-piece of wood marked by a very small, irregular curl

Top: of pine of even grain at center, opening on the flanks

Scroll: more even and less pronounced than back

Ribs: more even and less pronounced than back

Varnish: golden-brown

Length of back: 35.4 cm

Upper bouts: 16.2 cm

Lower bouts: 20.6 cm

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in 1945 Sold by Rudolph Wurlitzer Co.
Thruston Johnson
in 1978 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1945)
  • Receipt: Rudolph Wurlitzer Co., New York, NY (1945)

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