Giuseppe & Antonio Gagliano, Naples, 1779


Violin: 43189

Labeled, "Joseph et Antonius/Gagliani Filii Nico / lai et nepotes ja nuarj F. Neap. 1779"

Back: One-piece, with ornamentation in the corners and at the top and bottom, and in the purfling

Top: ornamented

Length of back: 35.5 cm

Provenance

- Sold by Hamma & Co.
until 2003 Dr. F. William Sunderman
from 2003 Gettysburg College
in 2009 Sold by Sotheby's

Certificates & Documents

  • Letter: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1931) To M. Millant: " . . .perfectly authentic Gagliano, we are disposed to attribute to the brothers Joseph & Antonio, and the period 1780-90. . ."

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References

  • Gettysburg College - Gettysburg College
  • Meister Italienischer Geigenbaukunst (8th Edition), Walter Hamma, Florian Noetzel Verlag, Wilhelmshaven (illustrated)
  • Sotheby's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, October 6, 2009, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)
  • W. E. Hill & Sons Photographic Archive (illustrated)

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