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.


Antique French Médio-Fino 3/4 violin, approx. 1870
Antique French Médio-Fino 3/4 violin, approx. 1870
Antique French Médio-Fino 3/4 violin, approx. 1870
Antique French Médio-Fino 3/4 violin, approx. 1870 / back
Antique French Médio-Fino 3/4 violin, approx. 1870 / back
Antique French Médio-Fino 3/4 violin, approx. 1870 / side
Antique French Médio-Fino 3/4 violin, approx. 1870 / side
Antique French Médio-Fino 3/4 violin, approx. 1870 / scroll
Antique French Médio-Fino 3/4 violin, approx. 1870 / scroll
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: Jérôme Thibouville-Lamy
Length of back: 33.2 cm
Year: 1870 circa
Tone: Warm, large, mature
Archive

3/4 - Antique French Médio-Fino 3/4 violin, approx. 1870

Around 1870 the renowned violin manufacturing company Jérôme Thibouville-Lamy (JTL) in Mirecourt produced violins of straightforward standard under the brand „Médio Fino“, which were designed with very good sound and playability properties meeting the needs especially of younger musicians. This antique 3/4 violin with the original „Médio Fino“ label is from of the sought-after 19th century series with yellow varnish. The one-piece top and back are typical for these instruments, made of soft, wide to fine grained spruce and maple, as well as the scratched purfling. The unmistakably French scroll is a nice detail of the old 3/4 violin. Meticulously worked over by our professional luthiers, set up with new boxwood fittings, in undamaged, perfect condition with some traces of use this rare antique 3/4 violin is featuring a warm sound, full of character, large, rounded and with the mature nuances of an old instrument.

violinviolin certificate

Order a certificate of appraisal with this 3/4 Medio Fino violin, the certificate option is available in the shopping cart.

Share it, make it social


New arrivals in our catalogue
  • English violin by Jeffery J. Gilbert, 1906
  • Czech master violin by Carolus Joseph Dvorak, Prague 1940
  • SALE Victor Fétique. Fine French violin bow, approximately 1930 – round stick (certificate by J. F. Raffin)
  • SALE Eugène Nicolas Sartory: Fine French violin bow (certificate J.-F. Raffin) - investment
  • Fine, petite Mittenwald viola by Anton Jais c.1790 (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Stefano Conia, modern Italian viola, Cremona 1985 (certificate Stefano Conia)
  • 3/4 - 19th century Mittenwald 3/4 violin, approx. 1880
  • WORKED OVER AND OPTIMIZED Cristiano Ferrazzi, Verona: Italian violin op. 120 - Violinist's recommendation!
  • H. Derazey workshop, fine 19th century French violin
  • Mittenwald master violin by Karl Sandner, 1968
  • French violin #316 by René Morizot (certificate by Rene Morizot)
  • Rare violin by Joseph Michael Gschiell, Pest, Hungary 1789
  • WORKED OVER AND IMPROVED Fine violin of the Thir circle / school, approx. 1750 (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Fine French 3/4 violin bow, c.1920
  • Silver mounted violin bow. 1950's, Markneukirchen
  • WORKED OVER AND IMPORVED 3/4 Master violin, Germany, after Stradivari
  • WORKED OVER AND IMPROVED German 3/4 violin by Louis Dölling, Jr., Markneukirchen 1934
  • Antique German violin bow, c.1910 - mellow, sweet tone
  • French violin bow, Mirecourt, probably J.T.L., approx. 1920
  • Georges Coné: Fine French violin no. 73. Lyon, 1937 - violinist's recommendation!
  • Master violin by Erwin Georg Volkmann, 1975 - violinist's recommendation!
  • Fine French 3/4 violin from Mirecourt, approx. 1900
  • Old Markneukirchen violin by Paul Rammig, 1938
  • SALE Victor Fétique violin bow. Fine and sought after late work, circa 1930 – octagonal stick (certificate by J. F. Raffin)