Antonio Stradivari, Cremona, c. 1699, the 'Walner'

Violin: 41588

Labeled, "Antonius Stradivarius Cremonensis, Faciebat Anno 1699."

Back: One piece of maple cut on the slab.

Top: One piece of spruce with narrow grain.

Scroll: By Francesco Gobetti of Venice.

Ribs: Similar to the back, the lower treble rib not original.

Length of back: 35.5 cm

Upper bouts: 16.7 cm

Middle bouts: 11.2 cm

Lower bouts: 20.6 cm

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Strongly resembles the Lady Tennant Stradivari of 1699.

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


in 1996 Sold by John & Arthur Beare
from 1996 Anonymous
in 2015 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Dendrochronology report: Peter Ratcliff, London (2015) Dates the latest ring of the one-piece top as 1683. Written report available for purchase upon request
  • Letter certificate: Carl Becker & Son, Chicago, IL (1996)
  • Certificate: John & Arthur Beare, London (1996)
  • Letter: Charles Beare, London (1996)

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.)


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


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