Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume, Paris, c. 1855, the 'Sun-Law'

Violin: 66508

Labeled, "Jean Baptiste Vuillaume à Paris, rue Croix des Petits Champs."

Stamped to the inside back, "Vuillaume."

Back: in one piece of quarter cut maple with medium width flame descending slightly from the treble to bass sides.

Top: in one piece of spruce with grain of varying width.

Scroll: of plainer figure.

Ribs: of similar wood to the back.

Varnish: of a golden orange reddish brown colour.

Length of back: 35.6 cm

Upper bouts: 16.6 cm

Middle bouts: 11.3 cm

Lower bouts: 20.6 cm

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until 2014 Anonymous
in 2014 Sold by Tarisio
from 2014 Anonymous
until 2016 Anonymous
in 2016 Sold by Tarisio
from 2016 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Jean-Jacques Rampal, Paris (2016)
  • Proforma Certificate: Tarisio, London (2016)
  • Dendrochronology report: Peter Ratcliff, London (2014) Dates the youngest ring of the top at 1750. Written report available for purchase upon request

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