Paolo Castello, Genoa, 1780
Labeled, "Paolus Castello fecit Genuæ, Anno 1780."
Back: One-piece cut on the slab
Top: of fine grain in the center, opening out towards the flanks; with an original wing of fine grain in the lower treble bout
Scroll: almost plain
Ribs: of wood similar to back
Length of back: 35.5 cm
Upper bouts: 16.85 cm
Middle bouts: 11.5 cm
Lower bouts: 20.4 cm
|in 1988||Sold by Sotheby's|
Certificates & Documents
- Certificate: Machold Rare Violins, Ltd, Vienna (1992) X-450.
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- Private Papers
- Sotheby's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, June 22, 1988, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)