Giovanni Francesco Pressenda, Turin, 1843


Violin: 5964

Bearing its original label.

Back: Two-piece, with repaired sound-post crack

Length of back: 35.5 cm

There is 1 additional image in the archive which is not available publicly. Click here for more information.


Notes:

"Purchased from William Moennig & Son in 1957 this violin was played in the Cleveland Orchestra for over 40 years under the batons of Szell, Maazel, and von Dohnanyi until its owner retired in 2001. . . Sold together with its original neck."

Tarisio's Fine Instruments and Bows Auction Catalog, May 1-6, 2004, Internet, Tarisio, Tarisio, 2004

Provenance

in 1956 Sold by William Moennig & Son
until 2004 Anonymous
in 2004 Sold by Tarisio
from 2004 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: William Moennig & Son, Philadelphia, PA (1957)
  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1920)
  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London
  • Certificate: William Moennig & Son, Philadelphia, PA

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.)

References

  • Private Archives - 10746
  • World of Strings, Fall, 1956, William Moennig & Sons, Philadelphia, 1956 (illustrated)
  • Tarisio's Fine Instruments and Bows Auction Catalog, May 1-6, 2004, Tarisio, Tarisio, 2004 (illustrated)

Welcome


You already have a Tarisio account. Please login to continue.

Forgot Password

Sorry, that email and/or password is incorrect, please try again.

Homepage

Welcome


Please register or ​to continue.

Please enter a valid email address.

Homepage

Welcome


Please register or ​to continue.

We have sent you an email.
Please follow the link to confirm your registration.

Homepage