Louis Guersan, Paris, c. 1750

Viola: 87046

Labeled, "Joseph Galiani me fecit, Neapoli anno G. 17..."

Rosewood pegs. The head English, c. 1820

Back: in two pieces of mildly flamed quarter sawn maple

Top: in two pieces of medium-fine grained spruce

Scroll: of slightly plainer wood

Ribs: of medium flamed quarter sawn maple

Varnish: of an orange brown color

Length of back: 42.4 cm

Upper bouts: 19.9 cm

Middle bouts: 13.6 cm

Lower bouts: 25.2 cm


in 1947 Anonymous
... ...
in 1990 Sold by Christie's
from 1990 Anonymous
until 2019 Anonymous
in 2019 Sold by Tarisio
from 2019 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1947)

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