Instrument

 
Label: original: dated 1746
Back: Two-piece
Body Length: 35.4 cm.
Upper Bout: 16.6 cm.
Center Bout: 11.3 cm.
Lower Bout: 20.5 cm.

Photos

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  • front, back & side
  • front, back & side

Iconography Index

Bein & Fushi 1997 Calendar, Chicago, 1997: Color photos (front & back).

The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.: Black-and-white photos (front, back & side - dated 1750).

The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.: Black-and-white photos (front, back & side).


Notes

Dated 1749.
The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C..

Provenance

Owner Owned From Owned In Owned Till Price paid
...         
Bein & Fushi         
...         
Ann Grier (Statesville, NC)  1944      For members only 
Emil Herrmann    1943  1944   
...         
Caressa         
...         
Henri Wieniawski          
...         

Current owner Current owner
Indicates that the owner is or was also a musician Indicates that the owner is or was also a musician

Players

Name Played From Played In Played To
...       
Henri Wieniawski        
...       

Current player Current player
Indicates that the musician is or was also an owner of one or more instruments. Indicates that the musician is or was also an owner of one or more instruments

Certificates

Certificate: Emil Herrmann, Berlin, New York, Easton. #3279.

Certificate: Caressa & Francais, Paris

References

Bein & Fushi 1997 Calendar, Chicago, 1997.

The Guadagnini Family of Violin Makers, Ernest N. Doring, William Lewis & Son, Chicago, 1949.

The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C..

The Jacques Français Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C..