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Dutch Violin, Pieter Rombouts, Amsterdam, c. 1712

Auction:
2892B
Lot:
91
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

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

Description:

Dutch Violin, Pieter Rombouts, Amsterdam, c. 1712, labeled HENDRIK JACOBES / Me fecit in Amsterdam / 1712, length of back 355 mm, with case and gold-mounted violin bow.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

Repairs to head, repair to button, crack in back near button, soundpost crack in back, rib cracks, glued belly cracks.


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

HENDRIK JACOBES, Pieter Rombouts, Rombouts, Surnames, Violin, Amsterdam

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