Carlo Antonio Testore, Milan, 1764

Violin: 44773

Labeled, "Carlo Antonio, e Giovanni Padre, e Figlio Testori, il quid Carlo e Figlio Maggiore del fu Carlo Giuseppe Testore abitanti in Contrada Larga al segno dell'Aquila Milano 1764."

Back: Two-piece of almost horizontal medium curl

Top: of medium grain

Scroll: of wood similar to back

Ribs: of wood similar to back

Varnish: Golden-brown

Length of back: 35.3 cm


until 1949 John & Arthur Beare
... ...
in 1984 Sold by Sotheby's

Certificates & Documents

  • Receipt: John & Arthur Beare, London (1949)

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  • Sotheby's Important Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, June 21, 1984, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)


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