Antonio Stradivari, Cremona, 1728, the 'Artot, Godowsky'

Violin: 41541

Bearing its original label.

Back: Two-piece of small figure

Scroll: almost plain

Ribs: of plainer and broader figure

Varnish: Reddish

Length of back: 35.4 cm

There are 2 additional images in the archive which are not available publicly. Please contact us for more information.


- Alexandre Joseph Artôt
until 1897 Falcon
from 1897 Emile Germain
until 1902 W. E. Hill & Sons
from 1902 J. A. W. Häck
- van Cricht
until 1938 Emil Herrmann, New York
from 1938 Leopold Godowsky
until 1959 Leopold Godowsky, Jr.
... ...
in 2006 Juilliard School of Music

Known players

Alfred Lustgarten

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1902)

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  • A Living Legacy: Historic Stringed Instruments at the Juilliard School, Lisa Robinson, Amadeus Press, New Jersey (illustrated)
  • How Many Strads? (1999 edition), Doring, Bein & Fushi, Bein & Fushi, Chicago, 1999
  • The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Box 43 (illustrated)
  • The Stradivari Memorial (1977), William Dana Orcutt, Da Capo Press, New York (illustrated)
  • Violin Iconography of Antonio Stradivari 1644-1737, Herbert K. Goodkind, Larchmont, NY (illustrated)


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