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Italian Violoncello, c. 1820

Auction:
3007B
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$10,763$8,750

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 3007B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 14, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Italian Violoncello, c. 1820, labeled Carlo Tononi Bolognese/Fece in Venezia l'A: 1786, the scroll later, length of back 742 mm, with bow.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Numerous top cracks, sound post patch to back, back crack to treble side of button, numerous rib cracks.


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

Carlo Tononi Bolognese, Carlo Annibale Tononi, Cello, Luthiers, Music

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