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Spanish Flamenco Guitar, Santos Hernandez, Madrid, 1925

Auction: Musical Instruments - 3868BLocation: BostonDate / Time: December 05, 2021 10:00AM


Spanish Flamenco Guitar, Santos Hernandez, Madrid, 1925, bearing the maker's label and stamp, the back and sides of flame maple, the top of spruce, scale length 655 mm, with original case.

Provenance: The collection of Sir Brook Zern; Christie's, Sale 1277, Lot 28, October 9, 2003.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Neck, back and sides in good, structurally sound condition. Loose binding. Numerous top cracks including large open crack next to center seam. Top sunken at center seam beneath bridge to rosette. Undulating soundboard.

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Christie, Santos Hernandez, Brook Zern, Madrid