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Louis Morizot Frères, excellent French violin bow

Louis Morizot established his atelier at Mirecourt in the year 1925. Assisted by his sons, the Morizot Frères manufactured magnificent artist bows. For their efforts they obtained the highest award at the "Exposition Artisanale Paris" in 1929. Violin bows by the

Louis Morizot established his atelier at Mirecourt in the year 1925. Assisted by his sons, the Morizot Frères manufactured magnificent artist bows. For their efforts they obtained the highest award at the "Exposition Artisanale Paris" in 1929. Violin bows by the Morizot family are still admired and sought after by conoisseurs and amateurs. This excellent octagonal violin bow by Morizot freres, originally stamped L. Morizot, is made of orange-brown pernambuco wood, the stick features an excellent combination of tension, stiffness and activity. The ebony frog is nickel silver mounted with a Parisian eye. The bow measures 74.6 cm including the adjuster and the balance-point is at 26.2 cm, the felt balance-point is c3entered slightly inclined towards the frog. This outstanding Morizot violin bow feels excellent in the hand, is easy and active to play. It produces a warm, bright, large, clear and shining sound. The certificate is included in the price.

Inventory no.
B1098
Maker
Louis Morizot Frères
Provenance
Mirecourt
Year
mid 20th century
Tone
large, bright, clear, radiant
Weight
58.7 g
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Louis Morizot Frères, excellent French violin bow
Louis Morizot Frères, excellent French violin bow
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