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Italian Violin, Carlo Broschi, Parma, 1731

Auction:
3260B
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 3260B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 02, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Italian Violin, Carlo Broschi, Parma, 1731, labeled Carlo Broschi in Parmæ/fecit 1731, length of back 356 mm, with case and bow.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Top cracks to lower bout on both sides of block. Treble wing crack. Wood loss to top at neck joint and lower treble corner. Rib cracks. Reglued back center seam. Purfling loss at lower bout of back. Some damage to head, volute grafted and pinned.


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Keywords

Carlo Broschi, Castrati, Farinelli, Music, Musicians, Parma

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