A fine Violin by Giovanni Battiste Guadagnini, Turin, 1773
Lot 254
A fine Violin by Giovanni Battiste Guadagnini, Turin, 1773
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Lot Details
A fine Violin by Giovanni Battiste Guadagnini, Turin, 1773 A fine Violin by Giovanni Battiste Guadagnini, Turin, 1773
A fine Violin by Giovanni Battiste Guadagnini, Turin, 1773
Labelled by the maker; Joannes Baptista Guadagnini, Cremonensis, fecit Taurini, 1773, GBG Length of back 354mm (13 15/16in) of an orange brown colour, use wear and restorations.

Footnotes

  • Certificates of Authenticity;

    J & A Beare, London, ref. CB5748, signed and dated 25th May 2007 stating the above 'is a fine and characteristic example of the maker's work'.

    Florian Leonhard, London, ref. FL.C/30608, signed and dated London 6th February 2008 stating 'this violin is a very characteristic example of the maker's work from the much sought after ''Turin-period'' presently in an excellent state of preservation'.

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