Search:
corilon violins

Search

Instrument finder

What kind of sound are you
looking for?
You can select one or more search fields and combine them however you like.

Instruments
Provenance
Year
Tone

Archive

More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making.


Good Mittenwald 7/8 violin, 1988, Mathias Klotz workshop - top
Good Mittenwald 7/8 violin, 1988, Mathias Klotz workshop - top
Good Mittenwald 7/8 violin, 1988, Mathias Klotz workshop - back
Good Mittenwald 7/8 violin, 1988, Mathias Klotz workshop - back
Good Mittenwald 7/8 violin, 1988, Mathias Klotz workshop - ribs
Good Mittenwald 7/8 violin, 1988, Mathias Klotz workshop - ribs
Good Mittenwald 7/8 violin, 1988, Mathias Klotz workshop - scroll
Good Mittenwald 7/8 violin, 1988, Mathias Klotz workshop - scroll
Provenance: Mittenwald
Maker: Mathias Klotz workshop
Length of back: 34.9 cm
Year: 1988
Tone: Bright, open

Good Mittenwald 7/8 violin, 1988, Mathias Klotz workshop

The label reads: "Mathias Klotz.. Mittenwald Karw." (Karwendel mountains). Obviously a workshop instrument by one of his students, as Mittenwald maker Mathias Klotz was a teacher at the Mittenwald violin making school at his time. No more words are necessary, for that the simple but good quality of the solid instrument speak for itself. Well selected tonewoods from the Mittenwald surrounding forests, an affectionately carved scroll and a luminous flawless finish are just a few features to be mentioned of this elaborate result of handmade workmanship. The body, made on the historic Klotz model, is covered with a classical golden yellow toned varnish. This violin has a bright, open sound.

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
  • Good Schönbach viola, Ferdinand Fischer, 1935
  • Charles Louis Bazin: fine and powerful French cello bow (certificate J.-F. Raffin)
  • TONALLY IMPROVED: Contemporary Italian violin, Gianni Norcia, Bologna
  • TONALLY IMPROVED: Contemporary Italian master violin, Virgilio Cremonini, 2012
  • Nicolò Gagliano, 1762: Fine Neapolitanian violin (certificate J. & A. Beare)
  • Lothar Seifert, German master violin bow, silver
  • English master violin no. 50 by George Hudson
  • Old Czech violin full of character, made in the Italian style, c.1900
  • 3/4 - German student violin, Saxony, 1950ies
  • Old French violin, J.T.L. - Jerome Thibouville-Lamy
  • Markneukirchen violin by Meinel & Herold, "Künstler-Violine Nr. 20", Guarnerius model
  • Interesting modern violin by Beare & Son, Beijing 1995
  • Albert Nürnberger: Powerful silver mounted violin bow
  • Giuseppe Lucci, fine Italian viola, Rome 1967 (certificate Eric Blot)
  • Mario Bedocchi, fine Italian viola (certificate by Eric Blot)
  • Fine Italian viola by Marcello Martinenghi, 1949 (certificate Eric Blot)
  • François Fent, a fine historic French viola of the late 18th century (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Aldo Zani, fine contemporary Italian viola
  • Stefano Conia, , Modern Italian viola, Cremona 1985 (certificate Stefano Conia)
  • Fine Italian viola, Umberto Lanaro, Padova (certificate Robert Bein)
  • Fine viola, Mittenwald, approximately 1800
  • Baroque viola in original condition, Mittenwald, approx. 1800 (certificate Christian Lijsen)
  • From the estate of Prof. Günter Szkokan: Fine viola by Ferdinand Kugler, Vienna, 1973
  • Fine historic Markneukirchen viola, 18th century