Lorenzo & Tomaso Carcassi, Florence, c. 1745

Violin: 66469

Labeled, "Lor. e Tom. Carcassi, in Firenze nell' Anno 1745, All' Insegna del Giglio."

The head probably original.

Back: in two pieces of quarter cut maple with medium flame descending slightly from the center seam.

Top: of two pieces of spruce with medium width grain, broadening toward the edges.

Scroll: of plain maple.

Ribs: of similar wood.

Varnish: of an orangish brown color.

Length of back: 35.2 cm

Upper bouts: 16.2 cm

Middle bouts: 11.3 cm

Lower bouts: 20.1 cm


in 1960 Sold by William Lewis & Son
from 1960 Anonymous
until 2014 Anonymous
in 2014 Sold by Tarisio
from 2014 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: William Lewis & Son, Chicago, IL (1960)

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