Antonio Stradivari, Cremona, 1734, the 'Baron Feilitzsch, Heermann'

Violin: 41572

Bearing its original label, dated 1734 though the last digit may have been changed.

Back: Two-piece

Scroll: later, probably by Sacconi

Length of back: 35.6 cm

Upper bouts: 16.5 cm

Middle bouts: 10.75 cm

Lower bouts: 20.45 cm

There is 1 additional image in the archive which is not available publicly. Please contact us for more information.


in 1896 Sold by Emile Germain
- Caspar Gottlieb Meier
- Sold by Hamma & Co.
- Baron Feilitzsch
until 1901 Hugo Heerman
1901 - 1912 Kirchhoff
1912 - 1913 Ernst Geiser
from 1913 Paul Ivanovich Gaorin
in 1924 Sold by Hamma & Co.
from 1924 Georg Rauer
until 1952 William Lewis & Son
- Albin Steindel
in 1963 Dr. Catherine E. Dobson
until 1979 Bein & Fushi, Inc
from 1979 Current owner

Known players

Baiba Skride, Gidon Kremer

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Hamma & Co., Stuttgart (1924)
  • Letter: Hamma & Co., Stuttgart (1924)
  • Certificate: Emile Germain, Paris (1896)

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 and His Instruments, William Henley, Amati Publishing, Ltd., Sussex, 1961
  • Antonius Stradivarius (Volumes I-IV), Jost Thöne, Jan Röhrmann, Alessandra Barabaschi, Jost Thöne Verlag, Cologne, 2010 (illustrated)
  • Bein & Fushi 1980 Calendar, Bein & Fushi, Inc, Bein & Fushi, Chicago (illustrated)
  • Violins & Violinists, April-May, 1952, Ernest N. Doring, William Lewis & Son, Chicago (illustrated)
  • The Lewis Collection of Old Violins, Violas, Cellos & Bows (Fall, 1952), William Lewis & Son, Chicago (illustrated)
  • Violin Iconography of Antonio Stradivari 1644-1737, Herbert K. Goodkind, Larchmont, NY (illustrated)
  • Tributes to 'del Gesù'


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