Giovanni Paolo Maggini, Brescia, date unknown

Violin: 45615

Labeled, "Gio: Paolo Maggini in Brescia."

Back: One-piece cut on the slab

Top: of open grain

Scroll: almost plain

Ribs: almost plain

Varnish: Golden-brown

Length of back: 35.2 cm

Upper bouts: 16.3 cm

Middle bouts: 10.6 cm

Lower bouts: 21 cm


in 1991 Sold by Christie's
... ...
in 2010 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Hamma & Co., Stuttgart (1943)
  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1923)

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  • Christie's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, April 26, 1991, London, Christie's, Christie's, London (illustrated)
  • Correspondence with owner, 5-23-2003
  • Violin & Bow Makers, Volume 1, Jost Thöne, Jan Röhrmann, Alessandra Barabaschi, Amati, London (illustrated)


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