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French Experimental Violin

Auction:
3109T
Lot:
1036
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 3109T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 14, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

French Experimental Violin, constructed with internal soundboards and divided sound post design, similar in concept to Giuseppe Virzi's patent of 1922, inscribed internally H. Monin/Saint Denis/1934, the paint-decorated back with horn, manuscript, and foliate motif, length of back 358 mm, with case.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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

Giuseppe Virzi, Horn, Horn antenna, Monin

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