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English Tenor Viola Case, Workshops of W.E. Hill & Sons

Auction:
3170B
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 3170B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 11, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

English Tenor Viola Case, Workshops of W.E. Hill & Sons, unlabeled.

Provenance: The estate of Walter Trampler.

N.B. Fits the "Trampler" tenor viola by Antonio & Girolamo Amati, c. 1580-90.
Estimate $300-500

Well-used. Worn edges, scratches and abrasions, cracks to top and bottom, chips to weather stripping, worn interior.


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, Baroque instruments, Bowed strings, Luthiers, Music, Viol, Viola, W.E. Hill & Sons, Walter Trampler

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