Bartolomeo Calvarola, Bergamo, 1751, the 'Mausner'
Bearing its original label, "Bartholomaeus Calvarola fecit in vico Turris Boldonae peope Bergomum Anno 1751."
Back: Two-piece of medium curl ascending slightly from the joint
Top: of medium grain, opening out to broad grain on the bass side
Ribs: of broad curl
Length of back: 35.6 cm
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|until 1923||W. E. Hill & Sons|
|from 1923||Mrs. Rigby|
|in 1938||Sold by Puttick & Simpson|
|in 1945||Cecil Pearson|
|until 1978||W. E. Hill & Sons|
|from 1978||Mrs C. Bennett|
|in 1981||Sold by Sotheby's|
|until 1983||Jacques Français|
|1983 - 2009||Laura Mausner|
|in 2009||Sold by Tarisio|
|in c. 2010||Chi-Mei Culture Foundation, Taiwan|
Certificates & Documents
- Certificate: Jacques Français, New York, NY (1983) #2373.
- Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1978)
- Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1923) Not listed in the Sotheby's catalogue. Possibly lost.
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.)
- The Strad, February, 1946, London (illustrated)
- Private Archives - 10072
- Sotheby's Important Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, May 15, 1981, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)
- Tarisio Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, May 7, 2009, New York, Tarisio, Tarisio, New York (illustrated)
- The Emil Herrmann Collection - Part I, Andy Lim & Gregory Singer, Darling Publications, Cologne / New York (illustrated)
- The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (illustrated)