Bernardo Calcagno, Genoa, date unknown

Violin: 44135

Bearing a facsimile label, dated 1776.

Back: Two-piece marked by a broad curl on the right and a medium curl on the left

Top: of pine of irregular grain

Scroll: almost plain

Ribs: of more pronounced medium curl

Varnish: Golden-brown

Length of back: 35.6 cm


until 1962 W. E. Hill & Sons
1962 - 1975 Brian Thomas
in 1975 Sold by Sotheby's

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1962)

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  • Sotheby's Important Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, May 8, 1975, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)


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