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Modern Italian Viola

Auction:
2069
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$4,485$3,900

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Auction:
Sale #2069 - 2069
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 06, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Modern Italian Viola, labeled AUGOSTO LIORNI, VIA DEL GONFALONE NUM 8, FECE IN ROMA 1922, and stamped MF BERTUCCI below the button and at the lower rib, the one-piece back of narrow curl, the ribs and scroll similar, the top of fine grain, the varnish of an orange brown color, length of back 16 1/4 in., 413 mm, with case. Certificate: Kenneth Warren & Son, Ltd., Chicago, August 30, 1996.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Keywords

Chicago, Kenneth Warren & Son Ltd., Bowed instruments, Ribs, String instruments, Viola