Giovanni Francesco Pressenda, Turin, 1828

Violin: 47785

Labeled, "Joannes Franciscus Pressenda q Raphael / fecit Taurini anno Domini 1828" and bearing the catalog number 6723 internally.

Back: One-piece of medium to narrow curl

Top: of fine grain at the center, opening out towards the flanks

Scroll: plain

Ribs: of wood similar to back

Varnish: Red-brown over a golden ground

Length of back: 35.5 cm


until 1922 W. E. Hill & Sons
from 1922 Mrs. H. Sheets
in 2002 Sold by Christie's

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Bein & Fushi, Inc, Chicago, IL (1990)

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  • Christie's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, March 13, 2002, London, Christie's, Christie's, London


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