Enrico Marchetti, Turin, c. 1890

Violin: 54593

Labeled, "Giovanni Battista Guadagnini."

Copy of Guadagnini.

Back: one piece, cut on the quarter

Scroll: of narrower figure

Ribs: of similar wood with broader figure in the C-bouts

Varnish: orange-brown on a dark ground

Length of back: 35.7 cm

Upper bouts: 16.4 cm

Lower bouts: 20.6 cm

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in 2009 Sold by Bongartz's
... ...
in 2016 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Jens-Peter Schade, Halle (2001)
  • Certificate: John & Arthur Beare, London

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  • Beares Auctions Catalogue October 2014, J & A Beare Auctions
  • Bongartz's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, November 14, 2009, Cologne, Bongartz's, Bongartz's, Cologne (illustrated)


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