Andrea Guarneri, Cremona, 1691, the 'Ludwig Hoelscher'

Cello: 42339

Bearing a facsimile label.

Back: One-piece of poplar

Length of back: 72.1 cm

Upper bouts: 34.5 cm

Middle bouts: 23.65 cm

Lower bouts: 42.9 cm

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Ludwig Hoelscher
in 1997 Anonymous
in 1997 Machold Rare Violins, Ltd
... ...
in 2003 Current owner

Known players

Claudius Popp, Ludwig Hoelscher, Wolfgang E. Schmidt

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Peter Biddulph, London (1997) ". . . A fine and characteristic example of the late work of Andrea Guarneri, with the assistance of his son Joseph."
  • Certificate: Peter Biddulph (photocopy), London (1997)
  • Certificate: Machold Rare Violins, Ltd, Vienna (1983) X-115.
  • Certificate: Geigenbau Machold (1983)
  • Certificate: Machold Rare Violins, Ltd, Vienna (1980)
  • Certificate: Carl Mächler, Zurich (1971)
  • Certificate: J & A Beare Auctions, London

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