William, Charles & Alfred Voller, London, 1894

Violin: 87498

Labeled, "Hart & Son, makers, 28 Wardour Street W., London 1894, No 37." and, "Exact copy of the late Mr G. Hart's famous, Joseph Guarnerius No 1." Made as a copy of the c. 1741 'Hart, Kreisler'.

Rosewood pegs.

Read about the Voller Brothers in our Cozio Carteggio feature by John Dilworth.

View the 'Hart, Kreisler' in our archives.

Back: in two pieces of quarter-cut maple, with irregular flame ascending slightly from the center seam towards the edges.

Top: in two pieces of spruce with grain of varying widths.

Scroll: of plainer maple.

Ribs: of similar wood to the back.

Varnish: of a golden-brown color.

Length of back: 35.5 cm

Upper bouts: 16.8 cm

Middle bouts: 11.4 cm

Lower bouts: 20.5 cm


until 2019 Anonymous
in 2019 Sold by Tarisio
from 2019 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Proforma Certificate: Tarisio, London (2019)
  • Certificate: Peter Biddulph, London (2019)

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