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.
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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