Giovanni Battista Rogeri, Brescia, 1696

Violin: 44661

Labeled, "Io. Bapt. Rogerius Bon: Nicolai Amati de Cremona alumnus Brixiæ fecit Anno Domini 1696."

Back: Two-piece of medium curl ascending from the joint

Top: of fine grain on the flanks of the treble side, opening out towards the center and the flanks of the bass side

Scroll: of curl similar to back

Ribs: of curl similar to back

Varnish: Golden-brown

Length of back: 35.5 cm

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until 1979 W. E. Hill & Sons
from 1979 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1979)

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  • Four Centuries of Violin Making: Fine Instruments from the Sotheby's Archive, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, Boston (illustrated)
  • Sotheby's Stringed Instruments Auction Catalog, November 12, 1987, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)
  • The Violin Book, Bafalon, London (illustrated)
  • W. E. Hill & Sons Photographic Archive (illustrated)


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