Alfonso Della Corte, Naples, 1860

Violin: 86709

Labeled, "Joseph & Antonius Gagliano, Fec. Anno 1721, In Platea dicta Cerriglio."

The head not original.

Back: in two pieces of quarter cut plain maple

Top: in two pieces of spruce with narrow grain.

Scroll: later, of similar wood.

Ribs: of similar wood.

Varnish: of a golden orange-brown color.

Length of back: 35.3 cm

Upper bouts: 16.1 cm

Middle bouts: 10.8 cm

Lower bouts: 19.7 cm

There are 10 additional images in the archive which are not available publicly. Please contact us for more information.


in 2002 Anonymous
in 2003 Sold by Kenneth Warren & Son
from 2003 Anonymous
until 2019 Anonymous
in 2019 Anonymous
in 2019 Sold by Tarisio
from 2019 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Proforma Certificate: Tarisio, New York, NY (2019)
  • Certificate: Kenneth Warren & Son, Chicago, IL (2003)

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.)


  • Liuteria Italiana Vol. V: Naples, Eric Blot
  • Private Archives - 3005
  • Tarisio Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, May 6 - June 6, 2002, Tarisio, Tarisio, New York (illustrated)


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