Francesco Emiliani, Rome, 1733

Violin: 44678

Labeled, "Franciscus de Emilianus fecit Romae Anno Dni 1733."

Back: Two-piece of horizontal medium to narrow curl

Top: of fine grain in the center, opening out towards the flanks

Scroll: of faint medium to narrow curl

Ribs: of faint medium to narrow curl

Varnish: Golden-orange

Length of back: 35.3 cm

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in 1987 Sold by Sotheby's
... ...
in c. 2010 Chi-Mei Culture Foundation

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Étienne Vatelot, Paris
  • Certificate: John & Arthur Beare, London
  • Certificate: Jacques Français, New York, NY

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  • Four Centuries of Violin Making: Fine Instruments from the Sotheby's Archive, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, Boston (illustrated)
  • Private Archives - 10072
  • Sotheby's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, April 30, 1987, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)
  • Sotheby's Photo Archive


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