‘Kochanski’ Guarneri ‘del Gesù’ violin 1741 poster

£19.95

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One of the few ‘del Gesù’ instruments dated 1741, this violin is exceptional due to its fine state of preservation and pristine varnish.The thickness of the coat is almost undisturbed by polishing, and its glistening texture emphasises the instrument’s freshness and natural condition. Includes measurements

‘Arguments rumble on as to whether Guarneri was insane, incompetent or a genius beyond our ken, but there is no denying that this violin is a wonderful artefact, thrilling to the eye and ear’ – John Dilworth in the October 1994 issue of The Strad

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Weight 0.044 kg
Dimensions 42 x 62.5 cm
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