Giovanni Pistucci, Naples, 1903

Violin: 8962

Labeled, "Giovanni Pistucci Napoli 1903."

Copy of Lorenzo Ventapane.

Back: One-piece

Length of back: 35.6 cm

Upper bouts: 16.4 cm

Middle bouts: 11.3 cm

Lower bouts: 20 cm


until 2005 Anonymous
in 2005 Sold by Tarisio
from 2005 Anonymous
in 2010 Sold by Sotheby's

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Alfredo Primavera, Cremona (2007)
  • Certificate: Peter Biddulph, London (2006)

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  • Great Italian Violinmaking, Artemio Versari, Edizioni Novecento, Cremona (illustrated)
  • Sotheby's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, March 9, 2010, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)
  • Sotheby's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, November 7, 2006, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)


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