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Violins and fine violins

For many musicians, a violin is more than just an instrument. Especially old violins with their mature, individual character are true companions in orchestra playing, chamber music and solo performance. Corilon violin's online catalogue features unique antique German, French and Italian violins and master violins that inspire the serious player with their delicate tone and workmanship, selected tonewoods and fine antique varnish. Advanced and professional players alike appreciate our old and antique violins for their richness in tone, and as a desirable alternative with a stable and good investment value. Buy and try our premium quality antique violins online at Corilon violins, and browse our special online selections of old children's violins. The "Bows" section features our attractive selection of various violin bows. Search our website for instruments of a special maker or origin by typing e. g. "Italian violin", "French violin", or "German violin" into the search box. Buy and try Corilon violins premium selection of old and antique violins online: each one selected for quality and condition, professionally restored by the qualified violin makers at Corilon and made ready to play.

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Antique German Saxon violin with a bright, clear tone - top

Antique German Saxon violin with a bright, warm tone

Inventory No.: 4211
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1930
Price: 890.0 €

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Old German violin, ca. 1930 - top
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Old German violin, Saxony, approx. 1930

Inventory No.: 3974
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 1930
Price: 890.0 €

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Old, 1940's Saxon violin, Markneukirchen, bright tones - top
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Old, 1940's Saxon violin, Markneukirchen, warm tones

Inventory No.: 4673
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 950.0 €

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Powerful Markneukirchen violin, Schuster & Co., after Jacobus Stainer - top

Antique Markneukirchen violin, Schuster & Co., after Jacobus Stainer

Inventory No.: 4681
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Schuster & Co.
Length of back: 35.6 cm
Year: 1914
Price: 950.0 €

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German-Bohemian violin after J. Stainer, approx. 1900 - table
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German-Bohemian violin after J. Stainer, approx. 1900

Inventory No.: 4717
Provenance: Saxony-Bohemia
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: approx. 1900
Price: 950.0 €

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Dark, brilliant sound: modern Markneukirchen violin after Stradivari - Decke
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Dark, brilliant sound: modern Markneukirchen violin after Stradivari

Inventory No.: 4675
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: approx. 1990
Price: 1250.0 €

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Modern handmade European violin, probably Czech or Hungarian, table

Modern violin made in the French style, probably Czech or Hungarian

Inventory No.: 4577
Provenance: Czech Republic / Hungary
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1980
Price: 1500.0 €

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Antique Klingenthal violin, approx. 1850 - top
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Antique Klingenthal violin, approx. 1850

Inventory No.: 4417
Provenance: Klingenthal
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.4 cm
Year: approx. 1850
Price: 1600.0 €

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1850's Klingenthal violin, complex sound - two piece spruce top

Decorated, antique 1850's German Klingenthal violin

Inventory No.: 4440
Provenance: Klingenthal
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: 1860 circa
Price: 1800.0 €

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Louis Lowendall (Löwenthal) - violin after Stradivari, Dresden - top
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Louis Lowendall violin, Dresden, approx. 1880

Inventory No.: 4669
Provenance: Dresden
Maker: Louis Lowendall
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1880
Price: 1800.0 €

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Old Mittenwald violin, J. A. Baader, 1947 - top
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Old Mittenwald violin, J. A. Baader, 1947

Inventory No.: 4706
Provenance: Mittenwald
Maker: J. A. Baader
Length of back: 35.4 cm
Year: 1947
Price: 1800.0 €

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Ludwig Fritz Heberlein Markneukirchen violin 1944 - top

German violin by Ludwig Fritz Heberlein, Markneukirchen 1944 (certificate Antoine Müller)

Inventory No.: 887
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Ludwig Fritz Heberlein
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: 1944
Price: 2000.0 €

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New arrivals in our catalogue
  • Old German violin, Saxony, approx. 1930
  • French violin bow, atelier Charles Louis Bazin (certificate J.F. Raffin)
  • Antique Klingenthal violin, approx. 1850
  • Raffaele Calace, Italian Neapolitanian violin, 1916 (certificate Eric Blot)
  • French violin bow, J.T.L., made for Pierre Hel (certificate J.F. Raffin)
  • Fine Markneukirchen master violin bow after J. B. Vuillaume
  • 18th century: Tyrolean master violin, unknown, approx. 1750
  • Excellent French violin bow, Morizot Frères (certificate J.F. Raffin)
  • Charles Nicolas Bazin, fine French violin bow (certificate J. F. Raffin)
  • Excellent German master violin bow, warm, fluid sound, 1940's
  • Luigi Galimberti, fine Italian violin, Milano 1925 (certificate Eric Blot)
  • 3/4 - recommendable, old Mittenwald 3/4 violin
  • Fine old viola bow, silver, probably England, c.1920
  • 3/4 - antique Hopf workshop 3/4 violin,19th century
  • Giuseppe Pedrazzini, fine Italian violin (certificate J. & A. Beare)
  • 1950's German Markneukirchen violin bow, silver, with a blank frog
  • English Silver mounted violin bow: soft stick, mellow tone
  • Justin Maucotel: A powerful French violin, c.1840
  • Italian violin, Primo Contavalli, 1973 (certificate Benjamin Schröder)
  • Fine 18th century violin by Franz Knitl, Freising, 1789 (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • 1/2 - old and well played Mittenwald violin, probably Neuner & Hornsteiner
  • Magnificent Italian roundback mandolin, Ermelinda Silvestri, circa 1900
  • 1/2 to 3/4 - rare antique large 1/2 sized, or small 3/4 sized Mittenwald violin
  • Silver mounted violin bow, Markneukirchen, Mathias Thomä