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Mirecourt, 3/4 violin, approx. 1910 - top view
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Provenance: France
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 33.4 cm
Year: approx. 1910
Tone: warm, clear, bright
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3/4 - sized violin from France, approx. 1910

This 3/4-sized violin comes from one of the great traditional workshops of Mirecourt and is a top-quality and aesthetically very appealing instrument that dates back to around 1910. Patterned after a broad Stradivari model, this violin will win musicians over with its high quality, excellent tone woods and careful craftsmanship. The intensely luminous orange brown varnish against a golden yellow background is a wonderful complement to the broadly-grained spruce of the top and flamed sycamore maple of the two-part back. The perfectly maintained violin was made ready to play in our atelier and is a true beauty, not least because of its acoustic qualities and its quite powerful, clear sound that is warm, bright and open.

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