Antonio Gragnani, Livorno, 1778, the 'Caressa'
Labeled, "Antonius Gragnani fecit / Liburni Anno 1778" and branded "AG" at the top button and lower rib.
Back: Two-piece of narrow curl
Top: of medium grain
Scroll: of narrow curl
Ribs: of narrow irregular curl
Length of back: 36.2 cm
|in 2006||Current owner|
Certificates & Documents
- Certificate: Emil Herrmann, New York, New York, NY (1945)
Cozio holds copies of many certificates and other documents, some of which are available to view on request. Please contact us if you wish to view a particular document. (Note that we do not always have permission to share documents.)
- Skinner's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, May 7, 2006, Boston, Skinner, Skinner, Boston (illustrated)
- The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (illustrated)