Gioffredo Cappa, Saluzzo, 1666

Violin: 44133

Labeled, "Jofredus Cappa fecit Salvtiis Anno 1666."

Back: Two-piece with narrow curl ascending from the joint

Top: of pine of fine grain at the center opening out towards the flanks

Scroll: almost plain

Ribs: of medium curl

Varnish: Orange-yellow

Length of back: 35.6 cm


in 1975 Sold by Sotheby's

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Max Möller & Son, Amsterdam (1950)
  • Certificate: Emil Herrmann, New York, New York, NY (1931)
  • Certificate: Hamma & Co., Stuttgart (1931)

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  • Sotheby's Important Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, July 17, 1975, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)


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