Spirito Sorsana, Cuneo, 1737

Violin: 43324

Bearing a facsimile label.

Back: One-piece marked by a small curl

Top: of pine of very fine grain at the center opening slightly on the flanks

Scroll: of wood similar to back

Ribs: of wood similar to back

Varnish: Light golden brown

Length of back: 35.6 cm

There is 1 additional image in the archive which is not available publicly. Please contact us for more information.


until 1896 W. E. Hill & Sons
from 1896 Miss Halford
until 1947 W. E. Hill & Sons
1947 - 1982 Sascha Lasserson
in 1982 Sold by Phillip's

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1947)

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  • Meister Italienischer Geigenbaukunst (8th Edition), Walter Hamma & Co., Florian Noetzel Verlag, Wilhelmshaven (illustrated)
  • Phillip's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, June 17, 1982, London, Phillip's, Phillip's, London (illustrated)
  • W. E. Hill & Sons Photographic Archive (illustrated)


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