Giovanni Battista Rogeri, Brescia, 1712

Violin: 44406

Labeled, "Jo Bapt. Rogerius Bon Nicholai Amati de Cremona Alumnus Brixæ fecit anno Domini 1712."

Back: One-piece of faint broad curl sloping upwards from left to right

Top: of pine of broad grain of vigorous growth

Scroll: almost plain

Ribs: of plainer wood

Varnish: Golden-brown

Length of back: 35.3 cm

Upper bouts: 16.5 cm

Middle bouts: 11.4 cm

Lower bouts: 20.3 cm


until 1974 Irving Spice
in 1974 Sold by Sotheby's
in 1976 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Erich Lachmann, Berlin (1958)

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  • Sotheby's Highly Important Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, November 21, 1974, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)


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