Instrument

  • ID: 1519
  • Type: violin
  • Maker: Antonio Stradivari
  • Year built: 1725
  • City: Cremona
  • Name: Brancaccio
 
Varnish: Reddish-orange
Body Length: 35.4 cm.
Upper Bout: 16.5 cm.
Lower Bout: 20.5 cm.

Notes

This instrument was destroyed in an accident.
"Stradivari and Guadagnini Record", Ernest N. Doring, Violins & Violinists, October, 1952, 1952.

Provenance

Owner Owned From Owned In Owned Till Price paid
...         
Hamma & Co. (Stuttgart)  1941       
...         
Carl Flesch   1907       
...         
Oscar Vornbaum (Frankfurt)         
...         
Rehfuss         
...         
Caressa         
W.E. Hill & Sons         
Hamma & Co. (Stuttgart)  1896       
Count Brancaccio of Naples      1896   
...         

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
...       
Carl Flesch   1907    1933 
...       

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

References

How Many Strads?, Ernest N. Doring, William Lewis & Son, Chicago, 1945.

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

"Stradivari and Guadagnini Record", Ernest N. Doring, Violins & Violinists, October, 1952, 1952.