Girolamo Amati II, Cremona, 1685


Violin: 8678

Bearing an original posthumous label of Nicolo Amati with a repair signature of the 18th century Spanish priest and violin maker Vicente Assensio dated 1779.

Original neck adjusted at the heel.

Back: Two-piece

Length of back: 35.3 cm


Notes:

"Vicente Assensio similarly signed the label of the 1719 "Duke of Alba" Stradivari in 1788 and another Amati in 1780."

Tarisio's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, October 14-November 4, 2005, Internet, Tarisio, Tarisio, 2005

Provenance

in 2006 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: John & Arthur Beare, London (2006) CB/A537.

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References

  • Private Papers
  • Tarisio's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, October 14-November 4, 2005, Tarisio, Tarisio, 2005 (illustrated)

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