Bartolomeo Giuseppe Guarneri 'del Gesù', Cremona, c. 1734, the 'Prince Doria'

Violin: 46922

Back: Two-piece

Scroll: possibly by 'filius Andreae' but not original to the violin.

Length of back: 35.1 cm

Upper bouts: 16.5 cm

Middle bouts: 11 cm

Lower bouts: 20.2 cm

There are 9 additional images in the archive which are not available publicly. Please contact us for more information.


until 1860 C. Jacquot
from 1860 Le Marquis Doria
until 1940 George Murat
until 1950 Rembert Wurlitzer Inc.
from 1950 Leopold Godowsky
from 1962 Zvi Zeitlin
c. 1995-c. 2005 Anonymous
from 2005 Current owner

Known players

Zvi Zeitlin

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Machold Rare Violins, Ltd, Vienna (2008) X-4483.
  • Letter: Rembert Wurlitzer Inc., New York, NY (1962)
  • Certificate: Rembert Wurlitzer Inc., New York, NY (1950)
  • Invoice: C. Jacquot, Paris (1860)

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  • The Strad, January, 1996, Orpheus, London
  • Italian & French Violin Makers, Volume 4, Jost Thöne, Jan Röhrmann, Jost Thöne Verlag, Cologne (illustrated)
  • Private Archives - 10842


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