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Violin, Prague School, 18th Century

Auction:
2955B
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2955B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 05, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Violin, Prague School, 18th Century, labeled Hieronimus Amati, length of back 352 mm, with case.
Estimate $400-600

Damage to button area, sound post crack top, multiple belly/rib cracks, ribs heightened, crack in back of pegbox, multiple head 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

Amati, Luthiers, Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics, Prague, Violin

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