Instrument

 
Label: "Pierre Silvestre a Lyon 1841"
Back: One-piece cut on the slab
Body Length: 36.2 cm.

Photos

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  • front & back

Iconography Index

Sotheby's Highly Important Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, November 22, 1984, Sotheby's: Black-and-white photos (front & back).

Sotheby's Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, April 30, 1987, London, Sotheby's, London, 1987: Black-and-white photos (front & back).


Auctions

Auction Date Note Estimate Hammer Price
Sotheby's, London  Apr-30-1987    £4,000 - £6,000  For members only 
Sotheby's, London  Nov-22-1984    £4,000 - £6,000  For members only 

Including buyer's premium
Current record for maker and instrument type
Record at time of sale for maker and instrument type

Certificates

Certificate: J. & A. Beare, London, September 8, 1850

Receipt: J. & A. Beare, London, September 14, 1950

Letter: J. & A. Beare, London, September 14, 1950