Search:
corilon violins

Search

Instrument finder

You can select one or more search fields and combine them however you like. You may also use the search function on the upper left of the page.

Provenance
Year
Tone
corilon violins
German master violin 1930s - top
back
ribs
scroll
Zoom

German master violin, 1930s

Without any label or stamp the provenance of this beautiful master violin is quite mysterious, a stunning fact due to the extraordinary good quality of the instrument that was built in the 1930s by an unknown German violin maker. The medium high arching of the top, its fine spruce wood and the soft fluting impressively demonstrate the skills of a well-educated master, who chose deeply flamed sycamore maple for the one-piece back, a great tonewood as well! The soundholes, the purfling and the edges were thoroughly and precisely crafted, a state-of-the-art violin that is the clear work of a talented and experienced hand. The orange-brown colored shining oil varnish was richly applied and features a beauty that is rarely found. Some storing traces as they can be found on this violin are typical for this kind of quality varnish. Our experienced luthier worked over this great instrument and spent great time and effort according to the quality of the violin, that expresses its amazing voice ready to play, with a bright and warm sound, that is rich in overtones and resonant.

Sold
Inventory No.: 2142
Provenance: Germany
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.6 cm
Year: ca. 1930
Tone: Brightwarmrich in overtones
Audio sample

New arrivals in our catalogue:
  • Petite Italian violin, late 18th century
  • H. Emile Blondelet, French violin, 1923
  • Johann Gottfried Hamm, master violin from the Vogtland region, c. 1780
  • Antique ornate violin with a lion´s head
  • 3/4 - French violin by H. Blaise
  • Saxon violin after J. Stainer, exceptionally attractive
  • 3/4 - French 3/4 violin of sound
  • Atelier Vigneron Pére, excellent French violin bow  (J.F. Raffin)
  • Baroque viola c1800, from Mittenwald in outstanding original condition
  • Fine French cello bow, Louis Gillet (J.F. Raffin)
  • Didier Nicolas: French master violin, approx. 1820
  • 3/4 - sized violin by J. A. Baader Mittenwald
  • Scottish violin by James Hardie & Sons
  • Gotthard Schuster, modern master violin bow
  • Silent violin from France around 1900
  • German violin patterned after Guarneri
  • Contemporary master violin for professionals, Haat-Hedlef Uilderks, Lübeck
  • Petite French viola, P. Cabasse, approx. 1850
  • 1/8  - Rare French 1/8 violin, approx. 1850
  • 1/2 - sized violin by E. R. Schmidt & Co.
  • Petite English violin, approx. 1820
  • Baroque viola bow, England, circa 1800
  • c1930 Markneukirchen violin bow, silver mounted
  • Master violin bow, Knopf, 19th century