Carlo Giuseppe Testore, Milan, 1699

Cello: 43574

Labeled, "Carlo Giuseppe Testore in / Contrada Larga di Milano al / segno dell'Aquila 1699."

Back: One-piece cut on the slab

Top: of open grain

Scroll: of plain wood

Ribs: of irregular figure

Varnish: Golden-brown

Length of back: 75.3 cm


in 1998 Sold by Christie's

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Hug & Co., Zurich (1953)
  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1945)

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  • Christie's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, April 1, 1998, London, Christie's, Christie's, London (illustrated)
  • I violoncelli di Antonio Stradivari, Bruce Carlson, Conzorzio Liutai Antonio Stradivari, Cremona (illustrated)


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