Search:
corilon violins
pId1
Eckart Richter, fine contemporary master violin from Markneukirchen, 1995 - top
Eckart Richter, fine contemporary master violin from Markneukirchen, 1995 - top
Eckart Richter, fine contemporary master violin from Markneukirchen, 1995 - back
Eckart Richter, fine contemporary master violin from Markneukirchen, 1995 - back
Eckart Richter, fine contemporary master violin from Markneukirchen, 1995 - ribs
Eckart Richter, fine contemporary master violin from Markneukirchen, 1995 - ribs
Eckart Richter, fine contemporary master violin from Markneukirchen, 1995 - scroll
Eckart Richter, fine contemporary master violin from Markneukirchen, 1995 - scroll
Inventory No.: A77
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Eckart Richter
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: 1995

Eckart Richter, fine contemporary master violin from Markneukirchen, 1995

Strongly recommended for soloists, this fine contemporary master violin by Markneukirchen master luthier Eckart Richter features a large, dominant, mature sound which opens up a broad spectrum of musical interpretations. Richter ranks amongst the most influential figures in modern Saxonian violin-making history, and he has helped shaped his craft for many years as a guild master and teacher of several generations of outstanding journeymen and students in his home town at the university of applied sciences for musical instrument making. A student of Werner Voigt and Willi Lindörfer, Eckart Richter was invited to serve on the jury at multiple international competitions even as a young master, and in 1973 he was awarded a guild prize confirming his status as an artist. This instrument, a comparatively late piece in his oeuvre, is patterned after Stradivari’s classic template and reflects the sum of the mature artisanry Eckart Richter developed over the course of his impressive career. He displayed great musical and aesthetic sensitivity in crafting the one-piece back out of flamed maple with rare beauty; the premium spruce of the top was masterfully set in its best light thanks to an attractive irregularity along the upper part, giving the violin an inimitable and distinctive appearance. These outstanding tone woods are of a quality that is apparent at a glance and highlighted by a luminous rich coat of orange-reddish oil varnish. Preserved in perfect condition, the excellent contemporary master violin has been carefully set up by our luthiers. It has a radiantly beautiful resonant voice with a captivating power and warmth.

violinviolin certificate

Order a certificate of appraisal with this violin, the certificate option is available in the shopping cart.

Share it, make it social


New arrivals in our catalogue
  • Ernst Heinrich Roth, old Bubenreuth violin from 1955, certificate
  • Modern Italian violin, Luigi Agostinelli, 1953
  • Old Czech violin after Niccolo Amati, c.1900
  • Recommendable antique Markneukirchen violin with a dark, brilliant sound
  • 7/8 - "Lady's violin", 7/8 violin, by Schuster & Co., c.1910
  • Old, 1940's Saxon violin, Markneukirchen, warm tones
  • Modern French soloist viola, Jacques Camurat, Paris 1958
  • French violin bow, atelier Charles Louis Bazin (certificate J.F. Raffin)
  • Modern Mittenwald viola, Matthias Klotz 1982
  • 3/4 - antique French 3/4 violin, Breton model
  • Silver-mounted violin bow, for K. van der Meer Amsterdam
  • Fine Markneukirchen violin bow after Sartory, sweet, sophisticated tone
  • Markneukirchen violin bow, bright, clear sound, lightweight
  • 3/4 - German 3/4 violin bow, approx. 1950
  • Antique Klingenthal violin, approx. 1850
  • Antique German violin by Wolff brothers, Kreuznach, 1905
  • Fine English violin, 19th century, soloist sound
  • Contemporary English master violin, Victor Unsworth, "Ysaye" Guarneri
  • 7/8 - Italian 7/8 violin, Carlo Melloni, Bologna 1932 (certificate Eric Blot)
  • 7/8 - Michael Reindl, Mittenwald 7/8 master violin, 1935
  • Italian violin by Delfi Merlo, Milano 1979 (certificate Delfi Merlo)
  • 1920's Italian violin by Stefano Caponetto (certificate Christian Lijsen)
  • Fine Viennese master violin by Franz Angerer, 1898
  • Interesting Southern Italian violin, ascribed to Enrico Politi