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Modern Italian Violin, Probably Giuseppe Lecchi, Genoa, 1939

Auction:
2477
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$13,035$11,000

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2477
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 11, 2009 12:00PM

Description:

Modern Italian Violin, Probably Giuseppe Lecchi, Genoa, 1939, branded internally and at the lower rib, labeled GIUSEPPE LECCHI, BICENTENARIO STARDIVARIANO 1737 CREMONA 1937 LO PREMIO QUARTETT, FECE IN GENOVA 1939, and signed on label, length of two-piece back 14 in., 356 mm, with case.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Very good, varnish chips at edges, wear to varnish at upper treble shoulder.

Keywords

Giuseppe Lecchi, Cremona, Football in Italy, Genoa, Genoa C.F.C., Luthiers, Sport in Italy, Violin

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