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Italian Violin, Vincenzo Sannino, Naples, c. 1900

Auction:
3170B
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 3170B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 11, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Italian Violin, Vincenzo Sannino, Naples, c. 1900, labeled Antonius Stradivarius/faciebat anno 1725, bearing multiple inscriptions and branded externally, length of back 357 mm.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

Numerous top patches, including to treble f-hole, edges, corners, purfling. Repaired bass bar, wing, and saddle cracks. Reglued center seams, top and back. Back button graft. Patches to ribs. Overvarnished.


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

Vincenzo Sannino, Antonio Stradivari, Antonius, Hammer Stradivarius, Luthiers, Molitor Stradivarius, Music, Organology, Sannino, Stradivarius, Naples

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