London • October 2018 • Results

A 1966 Poggi violin sold in this auction for a new world record of £177,500.

Many thanks to all consignors and bidders for a very successful auction!

£1,587,000 Total
324 bidders
79.4% sold


Top 5 lots by value 

Lot 219 Ansaldo Poggi (violin) £177,500
Lot 228 Ferdinando Gagliano (violin) £120,000
Lot 22 Gaetano Sgarabotto (cello) £108,000
Lot 220 Ascribed to Vincenzo Rugeri (violin) £102,000
Lot 227 Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume (violin) £94,400

Top 5 lots by number of bids

Lot 164 Ascribed to Enrico Marchetti (violin) 29 bids
Lot 81 Johann Wilhelm Knopf (violin bow) 29 bids
Lot 143 Adolf Romer (violin) 28 bids
Lot 6 Workshop of Christian Friedrich Wilhelm Knopf (cello bow) 27 bids
Lot 87 Jean Pierre Marie Persoit (violin bow) 27 bids
30 new world records set!

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