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French Silver Mounted Violin Bow, J.B. Vuillaume Workshop

Auction:
2520B
Lot:
72
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2520B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2010 12:00PM

Description:

French Silver Mounted Violin Bow, J.B. Vuillaume Workshop, the round stick stamped JB VUILLAUME, weight 53 grams, (without hair).
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Very good. Wear to front of head. Knot in back side of head, not a repair. Wear to handle of stick under silver grip. Two lengthwise fractures in frog, though not broken through.Wear to edges of lining slot. Chip to frog at upper rear corner, audience side. Probably early FN Voirin.

Keywords

Bow, Jean Joseph Martin, Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume, Luthiers, Violin

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