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French Violin, Francois Pique, Paris, c. 1790

Auction:
2501
Lot:
78
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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2501
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 25, 2010 12:00PM

Description:

French Violin, Francois Pique, Paris, c. 1790, bearing the maker's label, length of one-piece back 14 in., 355 mm.

Certificate: Fritz Reuter & Sons, Lincolnwood, February 27, 2009
Estimate $25,000-30,000

Very good, repaired hairline cracks at lower treble rib, small rib fracture at upper treble (5mm) . Repaired wing cracks, repaired hairline cracks in lower treble bout of top. Back is clean. Pegbox walls refaced.

Keywords

Paris, Francois Pique, Fritz Reuter & Sons, HOTEL DU, Bowed instruments, Glass physics, Reuter, Rib fracture, String instruments, Treble, Violin

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