Nicolò Gagliano, Naples, date unknown

Violin: 45424

Labeled, "Nicolaus Gagliano Filius Alexandri fecit Neap. 17**."

Back: Two-piece of almost horizontal medium to narrow curl

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

Scroll: of faint narrow curl

Ribs: of wood similar to back

Varnish: Golden-brown

Length of back: 35.7 cm


in 1981 Sold by Sotheby's

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1965)

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  • Sotheby's Important Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, March 27, 1981, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)


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