"This Viola is probably part of a quartet made for Monsieur Foulon, as Messrs Sotheby's & Co. are to sell a cello of the same date and made for the same person, as lot 100 of their 19th June sale of Musical instruments. Details of this instrument were featured in the September 1998 article in The Strad about Genovese and his work."
Bonhams Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, June 19, 2001, London, Bonhams, Bonhams, London, 2001
"Although the whereabouts of one of the violins is unknown, it appears that Genovese made a quartet of instruments for Monsieur
Foulon in 1927 The cello from this quartet was sold in these rooms on 19th June 2001."
Sotheby's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, June 11, 2002, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London, 2002