Giuseppe Gagliano, Naples, 1785

Violin: 44198

Labeled, "JOSEPH GAGLIANO filius / NICOLAI et Nepos JA- / NUARIUS fecit Nea- / poli 1785."

Back: One-piece of narrow curl ascending to the right

Top: of medium grain, narrowing slightly on the right flank

Scroll: plain

Ribs: of wood matching back

Varnish: Brown

Length of back: 35.1 cm


Also dated 1779.

W. E. Hill Business Records (1850 - 1990), W. E. Hill & Sons - Business Records (1850 - 1990)


until 1899 W. E. Hill & Sons
from 1899 Mrs. Lascelles
until 1918 W. E. Hill & Sons
from 1918 E. B. Podmore
in 1977 Sold by Phillip's
until 1978 W. E. Hill & Sons
in 1978 D. A. Stevenson
from 1978 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1918)

Cozio holds copies of many certificates and other documents, some of which are available to view on request. Please contact us if you wish to view a particular document. (Note that we do not always have permission to share documents.)


  • The Strad, March, 1978, Robert Lewin, London (illustrated)
  • Phillip's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, April 21, 1977, London, Phillip's, Phillip's, London (illustrated)
  • W. E. Hill & Sons - Business Records (1850 - 1990)


You already have a Tarisio account. Please login to continue.

Forgot Password



Please register or ​to continue.



Please register or ​to continue.

We have sent you an email.
Please follow the link to confirm your registration.


Create Your Password

Click the button below and we'll email you a link to generate your Tarisio password.