The Guitar Auction on Thursday 16th March 2017
and
Miscellaneous Musical Instruments & Musical Instruments of the Violin Family
on Friday 17th March 2017
Tuesday 14th March: 9am to 5.30pm
Wednesday 15th March: 9am to 5.30pm
Thursday 16th March: 8.30am to 11am or 5.30pm for items to be sold on the 17th
Friday 17th March: 8.30am to 11am
Lots: 1481-1530 of 1576
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Lot 1481
Late 19th century French violin of The Breton School, Guarneri copy, unlabelled, 14 1/8", 35.90cm
Estimate:  £350 - 550 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1482
Interesting English violin stamped Duke, London below the button, the two piece back of faint broad curl with plainish wood to the sides and head, the table of a fine width grain and the varnish of a dark reddish-brown colour on a golden ground, 14 1/8", 35.90cm (at fault)
Estimate:  £500 - 700 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1483
Interesting early 19th century double purfled violin, possibly Italian, unlabelled, the two piece back of broad wild flame, with faint medium curl to the sides and the head of plainish wood, the table of a broad width grain and the varnish of a reddish-brown colour on a golden ground, 14 1/2", 36.80cm, case

*This instrument is sold with the certificate of Rodolfo Marchini, Rome, dated 2nd June 1996
Estimate:  £2500 - 3500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1484
Interesting early 19th century South German viola labelled Carlo Tononi, Bolognese Fece in Venezia l'A.17*3, the two piece back of faint medium curl with similar wood to the sides and head, the table of a fine width grain and the varnish of a dark reddish-brown colour on a golden ground, 16 5/16", 41.40cm, bow, case
Estimate:  £2000 - 2500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £2400
Lot 1485
French violin labelled Copie de Antonius Stradivarius..., the two piece back of faint medium curl with similar wood to the sides and head, the table of a fine width grain and the varnish of a reddish-brown colour on a golden ground, 14 1/16", 35.70cm, bow, case
Estimate:  £600 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £800
Lot 1486
Interesting late 18th/early 19th century violin, possibly Italian and labelled Joannes Baptista Zanoli Verona fecit anno 1730, the two piece back of faint medium curl with similar wood to the sides, the head of plainish wood, the table of a fine width grain and the varnish of a reddish-brown colour on a golden ground, 13 7/8", 35.20cm, case

*This violin is sold with a letter from the vendor stating that 'This violin had a Carlo Tononi label which I removed and discovered the Zanoli label underneath, which was black and unreadable and took two days to carefully chemically clean discovering the Giovanni Baptista Zanoli name. I believe this label is possibly correct and genuine' ...
Estimate:  £1500 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £2600
Lot 1487
19th century violin labelled Giuseppe Carlo Fratelli..., 14 1/8", 35.90cm, case
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 1488
Late 19th century violin of the Caussin School labelled Jacobus Stainer..., the one piece back of faint broad curl with similar wood to the sides, the head of medium curl, the table of a medium width grain and the varnish of a reddish-brown colour on a golden ground, 14", 35.60cm, bow, case
Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £800
Lot 1489
Violin labelled 'The Apollo', Rushworth & Dreaper, Liverpool, no. 1925, 14 1/8", 35.90cm
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1490
Interesting early 19th century violin, unlabelled, the one piece back of medium curl with similar wood to the sides, the head of plainish wood, the table of a medium width grain widening to the flanks and the varnish of a golden-brown colour, 14 1/8", 35.90cm
Estimate:  £500 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £620
Lot 1491
Good violin signed Calow to the inner back, the two piece back of medium/fine curl with similar wood to the sides and head, the table of a fine width grain slightly widening to the flanks and the varnish of an amber colour, 14 1/16", 35.70cm
Estimate:  £500 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1492
English violin by and labelled Deus Adsit, Obsit Mundus, Walter H. Mayson, Manchester, Fecit Anno 1878, 14 1/8", 35.90cm (at fault)
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £280
Lot 1493
Good early 20th century German violin stamped Imperial Violin Straduari behind the peg box, also with a star stamped on the button, 14 3/16", 36cm
Estimate:  £350 - 550 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £300
Lot 1494
French violin by and labelled Lutherie Artistique, Albert Deblaye, Luthier no. 1440 An 1926, also signed on the label, 14 1/16", 35.60cm, case
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £440
Lot 1495
Good 19th century violin labelled Nicolaus Amatus..., 14 1/4", 36.20cm, case
Estimate:  £350 - 550 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £400
Lot 1496
German three-quarter size violin circa 1880, 13 1/2", 34.30cm, bow, case
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £580
Lot 1497
Alfred Moritz violin labelled Copy of Joseph Guarnerius, Especially Made in Germany, 14", 35.60cm, case
Estimate:  £250 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £520
Lot 1498
Interesting 18th century composite Baroque viole style instrument labelled Andreas Nicolaus Bart **, Vienna 1730 (at fault)
Estimate:  £400 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1300
Lot 1499
French three-quarter size violin labelled Chipot-Vuillaume Gendre de J.-B. Vuillaume Paris, 13 1/16", 33.50cm
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £280
Lot 1500
Good early 20th century three-quarter size violin, unlabelled, 13 1/4", 33.70cm
Estimate:  £250 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 1501
French violin labelled Fini Sous la Direction de Caressa & Francais, Luthiers du Conservatoire, 4, Passage Saulnier Paris, 13 1/8", 33.30cm
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 1502
French violin labelled Leon Bernardel, Luthier, 40 bis Faubg Poissonniere, Annee 1900 Paris, no. 58, 14 1/8", 35.90cm
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £750
Lot 1503
French violin labelled Ch.J.B. Collin-Mezin, Luthier Paris Rue du Faubg Poissonniere, no. 29, also signed to the inner back on the lower treble side, 14 1/8", 35.90cm
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £280
Lot 1504
French violin labelled Emile Germain Paris, Faubourg Montmartre, 1905, 13 15/16", 35.40cm
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £2300
Lot 1505
French violin stamped A. Delivet to the inner back, 14 1/8", 35.90cm
Estimate:  £350 - 550 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £480
Lot 1506
French violin stamped P. Mangenot to the inner back, the two piece back of faint medium curl with similar to the sides and head, the table of a fine width grain and the varnish of a reddish-brown colour on a golden ground, 14", 35.60cm
Estimate:  £500 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £440
Lot 1507
French violin stamped and labelled Amedee Dieudonne, Mirecourt, no. 70, Anno 1920, the two piece back of faint medium curl with similar wood to the sides and head, the table of a fine width grain and the varnish of a golden-brown colour, 14 1/8", 35.90cm
Estimate:  £500 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £620
Lot 1508
French violin labelled Charotte-Millot, Eleve D'aldric de Paris..., 14 1/16", 35.70cm
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £480
Lot 1509
French violin labelled Gustave Bazin Ex-Ouvrier de N.Ch.-J.-B. Collin-Mezin de Paris, 14", 35.60cm
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £440
Lot 1510
French seven-eighth size violin labelled Lutherie Artistique, Vautrin Pol-Amati, 13 3/4", 34.90cm
Estimate:  £350 - 550 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £480
Lot 1511
Violin labelled Emile Miguel, with birds eye maple back, 14 1/4", 36.20cm (at fault)
Estimate:  £220 - 280 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 1512
Late 18th/early 19th century violin, unlabelled, 14 1/16", 35.70cm (at fault)
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £260
Lot 1513
Interesting early 19th century violin, unlabelled, 14 3/16", 36cm
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £720
Lot 1514
Violin labelled Jean Morlot Luthier, Mirecourt 1925, 14 3/16", 36cm
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1515
French violin circa 1910, 14 3/16", 36cm
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £260
Lot 1516
Violin circa 1920, 14 1/8", 35.90cm
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £360
Lot 1517
German violin circa 1880, 14 1/16", 35.70cm
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £720
Lot 1518
19th century violin of the Caussin School, labelled Antonio Stradivarius..., 14 3/16", 36cm
Estimate:  £250 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £360
Lot 1519
Violin labelled F. Breton Brevete...Mon Duchene..., 14 1/4", 36.20cm
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £400
Lot 1520
Interesting French violin circa 1870 in need of restoration, unlabelled, 14 1/8", 35.90cm (at fault)
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1521
English violin in need of restoration by and labelled ...Thos Betts, Cornhill, London, Anno 1802, 14 3/16", 36cm (at fault)
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1522
Early 20th century inlaid and double purfled violin with foliate carved peg box, 14 1/8", 35.90cm
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £440
Lot 1523
French violin circa 1900 labelled Copie de Antonio Stradivarius..., 14 3/16", 36cm
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £260
Lot 1524
Violin labelled Rene Potmans, Luthier Anders, no. 17, 1924, 14 3/16", 36cm
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1525
Violin circa 1900, unlabelled, the two piece back of faint broad curl with similar wood to the sides and head, the table of a fine width grain and the varnish of a golden-brown colour, 14 1/16", 35.70cm
Estimate:  £500 - 700 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £450
Lot 1526
Violin labelled Joseph Guarnerius..., the two piece back of medium curl with similar wood to the sides and head, the table of a fine width grain widening to the flanks and the varnish of a reddish colour on a golden ground, 13 15 /16", 35.40cm
Estimate:  £500 - 750 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1527
Good violin labelled Martini Augusto, Faenea Anno 1954, the two piece back of faint medium curl with similar wood to the sides and head, the table of a medium width grain and the varnish of a golden-brown colour,
14 1/16", 35.70cm
Estimate:  £1000 - 1400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1528
Interesting violin labelled Spampinato Giuseppi, fecit in Taurini, 1940, the two piece back of medium/fine curl, with similar wood to the sides and head, the table of a medium width grain and the varnish of a reddish-brown colour on a golden ground, 13 15 /16", 35.40cm
Estimate:  £1500 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1529
Interesting violin labelled Dante E Alfredo Guastalla Anno 1947, Reggiolo (Emilia), also signed in ink on the label, 14", 35.60cm
Estimate:  £1500 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1600
Lot 1530
Good violin labelled Natale Novelli Allivo E Nipote Pedrazzini Fece Milano, 1943, the one piece back of faint medium curl with similar wood to the sides and head, the table of a fine width grain widening to the flanks and the varnish of a reddish colour on a golden ground, 14 1/8", 35.90cm
Estimate:  £2000 - 3000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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Additional fees could also be applicable to certain lots. For further information see the full lot details page by clicking the thumbnail image of the relevant lot.