A six string Guitar by Ignacio Fleta, Barcelona, 1970 (2)

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Lot 310Y Ф
A six string Guitar by Ignacio Fleta, Barcelona, 1970
(2)

Sold for £ 17,500 (US$ 23,326) inc. premium
A six string Guitar by Ignacio Fleta, Barcelona, 1970
Labelled Ignacio Fleta e hijos, Consrtuido en 1970m Calle de Los Angeles, 4., Barcelona-Espana, IF, and branded; I.Fleta-Barcelona, twice internally, with number; 518, Length of back 495mm (19 1/2in) the back ribs and head of rosewood with inset border decoration, the table of spruce with decorative concentric inlaid border around soundhole, the bridge of rosewood and ivory, in case. (2)

Footnotes

  • Please note the table of this lot is made of red cedar.
    Offered with four letters from Ignacio Fleta, Barcelona, relating to the commission and making of this instrument signed and dated as follows;
    16 de Octubre 1965
    6 de Noviembre de 1965
    12 de Julio 1969
    16 de Augusto 1969
    In addition to the original receipt and accompanying letter from Ignacio Fleta both signed and dated 25 de Febrero de 1970 and a copy of the receipt.
    With a letter requesting payment from Ignacio Fleta, signed and dated 13 de Enero de 1970 and a letter from the same confirming receipt of payment signed and dated 12 de Febrero 1970.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note the table of this lot is made of red cedar.
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A six string Guitar by Ignacio Fleta, Barcelona, 1970 (2)
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Ф Item contains or is made of ivory

This lot contains or is made of ivory. The United States Government has banned the import of ivory into the USA.

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