Bartolomeo Giuseppe Guarneri 'del Gesù', Cremona, 1732, the 'Ferni'


Violin: 47698

Back: Two-piece

Length of back: 35.2 cm

There are 3 additional images in the archive which are not available publicly. Please contact us for more information.

Provenance

- Count Eugène Joseph Cessole
until 1847 Carolina Ferni
from 1847 Eugene Gand
in 1875 M. de Barry Guebwiller
until 1898 M. Emile de Bary
from 1898 W. E. Hill & Sons
in 1931 Sascha Culbertson
until 1945 Emil Herrmann
from 1945 Henry Hottinger
until 1950 Emil Herrmann
from 1950 Louis E. Brooks
until 1958 Jacques Francais
... ...
in 1970 George Griesbach
... ...
in 2000 Machold Rare Violins, Ltd
- Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1970)
  • Certificate: Emil Herrmann (1945) #929.
  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1909)
  • Letter: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1909)
  • Certificate: Jacques Francais, New York, NY #607.

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References

  • The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (illustrated)
  • Machold Newsletter, Autumn 2000
  • The Strad, July, 1999, Orpheus, London (illustrated)
  • The Strad, 1910, B. Henderson, London, June (illustrated)
  • The Emil Hermann Collection - Part II, Andy Lim & Gregory Singer, Darling Publications, Cologne / New York (illustrated)
  • The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Box 57 (illustrated)
  • The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (illustrated)
  • The Violin Makers of the Guarneri Family, W. Henry, Arthur F. & Alfred E. Hill, William E. Hill & Sons, London, 1931
  • W. E. Hill & Sons Photographic Archive (illustrated)

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