Nicolas Lupot, Paris, 1805

Violin: 47658

Labeled, "Nicolas Lupot, Luthier, rue Croix des Petits-Champs, à Paris, l'an 1805."

Back: One-piece of medium curl descending from left to right

Top: of medium even grain

Scroll: plain

Ribs: of wood similar to back

Varnish: Golden-red

Length of back: 35.9 cm

Upper bouts: 16.8 cm

Lower bouts: 21 cm

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until 1924 W. E. Hill & Sons
... ...
1930-1941 W. E. Hill & Sons
from 1941 and in 1945 P. A. Moehr
until 1978 W. E. Hill & Sons
1978-1979 Sam Bloomfield
1979-1988 Sam and Rie Bloomfield Foundation
in 1988 Sold by Sotheby's

Certificates & Documents

  • Letter: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1979)
  • Letter: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1978)
  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1978)

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  • Four Centuries of Violin Making: Fine Instruments from the Sotheby's Archive, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, Boston (illustrated)
  • The Strad, March, 1945, London (illustrated)
  • Sotheby's Bloomfield Collection Auction Catalog, November 23, 1988, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)
  • The Strad, August, 1973, London (illustrated)


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