Franco Forcellini, Mantua, date unknown

Violin: 93550

Labeled, "Franco Forcellini, Allievo di Mario Gadda, Fece in Mantova anno 1990" and "Costruto per il ćaro amico Guiseppe Tonat. noto pitiore.

Branded internally and to the button. Branded to the lower rib, "Forcellini - Mantova."

Back: in two pieces of quarter cut maple with medium to broad-width flame descending from the center seam.

Top: in two pieces of spruce with narrow-width grain broadening toward the edges.

Ribs: and head of similar wood.

Varnish: of a reddish orange-brown color.

Length of back: 35.7 cm

Upper bouts: 16.9 cm

Middle bouts: 11.5 cm

Lower bouts: 20.9 cm


until 2020 Anonymous
in 2020 Sold by Tarisio
from 2020 Current owner

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  • Certificate: Franco Forcellini, Mantua

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