Angelo Molia, Genoa, 1749

Cello: 44423

Bearing its original label, "Angelo Molia fece in Genova 1749."

Back: Two-piece of plain wood with an original wing in the lower left bout

Top: of pine of vigorous to broad grain

Scroll: plain

Ribs: of narrow curl, partly simulated

Varnish: Dark golden-brown

Length of back: 71.5 cm


until 1935 W. E. Hill & Sons
from 1935 Joseph H. Newcomb
until 1975 Miss L. Johnston
in 1975 Sold by Sotheby's

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1935)

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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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