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German Violin, Karl Herrmann, Markneukirchen, c. 1920

Auction:
3170B
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

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

Description:

German Violin, Karl Herrmann, Markneukirchen, c. 1920, branded internally Reproduzzione/Gagliano/Fecit/Andreas Morelli, labeled Andreas Morelli/Hand-Made Reproduction/Alessandro Gagliano/Anno 1698, length of back 353 mm, with case and bow.
Estimate $800-1,200

Minor top cracks including wing and saddle, partially reglued back center seam, some heat damage to varnish, surface scratches and abrasions.


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

Karl Herrmann, Alessandro Gagliano, Andreas Morelli, Gagliano, Gagliano family, Luthiers, Markneukirchen, Morelli

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