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Austrian Violin, Attributed to Johann Georg Thir

Auction:
2892B
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2892B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 22, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Austrian Violin, Attributed to Johann Georg Thir, labeled JOHANN GEORG THIR, LAUTEN UND GEIGENMACHER, repair label STEPHAN THUMHART, AMBERG, 1850, length of back 359 mm, with case.
Estimate $3,000-4,000

minor flecks and abrasions, open seam at lower bout, bulging rib at lower bout, neck graft, small crack near button, minor repair cracks top.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Johann Georg Thir, STEPHAN THUMHART

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