Carlo Antonio Lorenzo Bergonzi II, Cremona, 1780


Violin: 46952

Original label: "Carlo Bergonzi feci Cremonae an. 1780"

Back: Two-piece

Length of back: 35.8 cm

Upper bouts: 16.8 cm

Middle bouts: 11.4 cm

Lower bouts: 20.7 cm


Notes:

"By the kind permission of W.E. Hill & Sons to research their archives in respect to this instrument, reveals it to be the only example to pass through their hands."

The Cooper Collection - Volume I, Albert W. Cooper, The Cooper Collection - Volume I, West Sussex

Provenance

until 1932 W. E. Hill & Sons
from 1932 Dr. Arthur Beeley
in 1996 Albert W. Cooper
... ...
in 2008 Sold by Sotheby's

Certificates & Documents

  • Letter: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1932)
  • Receipt: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1932)

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References

  • Sotheby's Musical Instruments, including the Albert Cooper Collection, Auction Catalog, March 11, 2008, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)
  • The Cooper Collection - Volume I, Albert W. Cooper, Ashford Publications, West Sussex (illustrated)
  • The Late Cremonese Violin Makers, Dmitry Gindin, Editioni Novecento, Cremona (illustrated)

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