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Lot 149A
An interesting nickel mounted "picture" Violin Bow (1)
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,400 - 5,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
An interesting nickel mounted "picture" Violin Bow
Vuillaume Paris weight 60 grams the frog in the manner of JBV with image inset the eye of the Octo-Bass being played above the legend J.B.Vuillaume, round stick of a brown colour, some hair, seized, as seen. (1)


  • See the 1988-1989 Paris Cite de la Musique J.B.Vuillaume Exhibition Catalogue, page 212 for a brief discussion of the above.
    Also Kass (Philipp) "Bow making and microphotography" Journal of the Violin Society of America, Vol.13 no.3 1994 pp.169-96.

Saleroom notices

  • This bow was previously lot 149 as appears in the printed catalogue.
  1. Thomas Palmer
    Specialist - Musical Instruments
    Montpelier Street
    London, SW7 1HH
    United Kingdom
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