Matteo Goffriller, Venice, 1729, the 'Menter'


Cello: 42881

Back: Two-piece

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Notes:

"Like so many Gofriller instruments, this one was long believed to be made by Carlo Bergonzi, and is so listed in the Stradivari Bicentenary celebration held in Cremona in 1937."

Matteo Gofriller of Venice - Part IV, Ernest N. Doring, Violins & Violinists, October, 1949, Chicago

Provenance

- Joseph Menter
- Auguste Lindner
- Paolo Rotondo
in 1937 Marquis Ottavio de Piccolellis Barbey
until 1943 Emil Herrmann
... ...
in 1975 Lucien Kirsch Laporte
... ...
in 1988 Current owner

Known players

Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi

References

  • Importing Tradition
  • L'Esposizione di Liuteria Antica a Cremona nel 1937, Comitato Stradivariano, Cremona (illustrated)
  • Violins & Violinists, October, 1949, Ernest N. Doring, William Lewis & Son, Chicago
  • The Cello, Elizabeth Cowling, B. T. Batsford Ltd., London (illustrated)
  • The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (illustrated)

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