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Dutch Violin, Johannes Cuypers, The Hague, c. 1790

Auction:
2501
Lot:
84A
Sold for:
$35,550$30,000

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

Description:

Dutch Violin, Johannes Cuypers, The Hague, c. 1790, bearing the maker's label, length of two-piece back 355 mm., with case.

Certificate: Bein & Fushi, Inc., Chicago, May 6, 1988
Estimate $32,000-40,000

Very good. Varnish wear and discoloration at upper treble rib, upper treble edge of back, and at neck joint of upper treble edge of top. Bow wear to treble C-bout. Varnish wear to lower back. No visible cracks. Very loud and full sound.

Keywords

Johannes Cuypers, Chicago, Bein & Fushi Inc., Bowed instruments, Sports, String instruments, Violin

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