Instrument

 
Label: original printed: "Joseph Guarnerius fecit / Cremone ann 1735"
Back: Two-piece
Varnish: Red-brown
Body Length: 34.9 cm.
Upper Bout: 16.4 cm.
Center Bout: 11.1 cm.
Lower Bout: 20.3 cm.

Photos

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  • front & back
  • front
  • back
  • scroll
  • f-hole

Iconography Index

"Joseph Guarnerius del Gesu", The Strad, November, 1948, 1948: Black-and-white photos (front, back & scroll).

Bein & Fushi 1993 Calendar, Bein & Fushi, Chicago, 1993: Color photos (front & back).

Bein & Fushi 1995 Calendar, Chicago, 1995: Color photos (front & back).

Meister Italienischer Geigenbaukunst (8th Edition), Walter Hamma, Florian Noetzel Verlag, Wilhelmshaven, 1993: Black-and-white photos (front, back, side, scroll & f-hole). Order

W. E. Hill & Sons Photographic Archive: Black-and-white photos (H46 - front, back, scroll & f-hole).


Provenance

Owner Owned From Owned In Owned Till Price paid
Clement Arrison          
Anonymous  1992    1993  For members only 
Howard Gottlieb (Chicago)  1991    1992  For members only 
Peter Biddulph  1991    1991  For members only 
Gerald Segelman  1949    1991  For members only 
...         
Albert Arnold (London)    1948     
Robert A. Bower (Somerset)         
Elsie Playfair (Paris)          
Mary Portman   1924       
Arthur Larkin      1924   
Astel         
Hart & Son         
Fritz Kreisler          
Hart & Son         
John Murray         
...         

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
Yi-Jia Susanne Hou     2010   
Adele Anthony    2003   
...       
Mary Portman        
...       

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: W. E. Hill & Sons, London

References

Bein & Fushi 1993 Calendar, Bein & Fushi, Chicago, 1993.

Bein & Fushi 1995 Calendar, Chicago, 1995.

Bein & Fushi Catalog, Spring 2010, Bein & Fushi, Chicago.

Meister Italienischer Geigenbaukunst (8th Edition), Walter Hamma, Florian Noetzel Verlag, Wilhelmshaven, 1993. Order

W. E. Hill & Sons Photographic Archive.

"Dealers gain collector's trust, score multimillion bonanza", Howard Reich & William Gaines, Chicago Tribune.

"Joseph Guarnerius del Gesu", The Strad, November, 1948, 1948.

http://web02.hnh.com/scripts/Artists_gallery/artist_pro_new.asp?Artist_Name=Anthony,%20Adele

http://www.stradivarisociety.com/recipients.htm