Tomaso Carcassi, Florence, 1751


Violin: 47902

Labeled, "TOMMASO CARCASSI / in Firenze 1751"

Back: Two-piece of narrow curl descending from left to right

Top: of fine grain, broadening towards the flanks

Scroll: of wood similar to back

Ribs: of wood similar to back

Varnish: Orange-brown

Length of back: 35.1 cm


Notes:

Listed as "by Lorenzo or Tomasso".

Christie's Important Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, March 29, 1980, New York, Christie's, Christie's Important Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, March 29, 1980, New York, New York

Provenance

in 1980 Sold by Christie's
until 1984 Jacques Francais
in 1988 Schambach-Kaston Collection, Yale University
- Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Jacques Francais, New York, NY (1984) #2550.

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References

  • Christie's Important Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, March 29, 1980, New York, Christie's, Christie's, New York (illustrated)
  • The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (illustrated)
  • The Schambach-Kaston Collection of Musical Instruments, Richard T. Rephann, Yale University Collection of Musical Instruments, New Haven (illustrated)

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