Vincenzo Rugeri, Cremona, 1697


Violin: 47289

Labeled, "Vincenzo Ruger detto il per / in Cremona 1697."

Back: One-piece, with an original wing in the bass flank

Top: of fine medium grain

Scroll: of broader curl

Ribs: of curl similar to back

Varnish: Golden orange-brown

Length of back: 36.0 cm

Upper bouts: 17 cm

Middle bouts: 10.8 cm

Lower bouts: 20.95 cm

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Notes:

"The lower part of the back is inlaid with a "wing" which is from the same maple wood used for the back of another Vincenzo's violin now owned by the royal Academy of Music, London."

The Legend of Italian Violins: Brescian and Cremonese Violin Makers 1550-1950, The Legend of Italian Violins: Brescian and Cremonese Violin Makers 1550-1950

Provenance

until 1970 Jacques Français
from 1970 Clarence Huber
from 2006 Chi-Mei Culture Foundation, Taiwan
in c. 2010 Chi-Mei Culture Foundation, Taiwan

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Jacques Français, New York, NY (1972) #936.
  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1925)

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References

  • Private Archives - 10072
  • Skinner's Fine Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, October 16, 2005, Boston, Skinner, Skinner, Boston (illustrated)
  • The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (illustrated)
  • The Legend of Italian Violins: Brescian and Cremonese Violin Makers 1550-1950, Wen-Lo Shi (illustrated)

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