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Buy violins for high playing standards: Corilon violins online catalog presents old German violins, French violins, Italian violins and antique master violins for sale


Corilon violins’ online catalogue presents a hand-selected collection of antique violins for sale; these attractive full size violins feature a wide range of different characteristics and date back to different periods. Our carefully selected German, French and Italian violins, old violas, and top-quality violin bows and other fine stringed instruments full of personality and character are competently are lovingly restored by the specialists at our workshop for violin making and restoration and made ready to play.

Meinradus Frank violin - STOLEN July 2019 in Germany
Reserved

This Meinradus Frank violin was stolen in July 2019. We are publishing this inform ...

Inventory No.: Meinradus Frank
Provenance: Linz
Maker: Meinradus Frank
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Year: 18xx
 

SALE Large antique German violin after Maggini - top

SALE This antique German violin is a very attractive instrument that was built after  ...

Inventory No.: 5018
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.6 cm
Year: approx. 1900
Price: 900.00 €

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SALE Violin, handmade, 1980's
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SALE This modern violin for sale is a beautiful handmade instrument of premium qualit ...

Inventory No.: 5296
Provenance: Unknown
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 1980
Price: 900.00 €

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1910's, beautiful old German Markneukirchen violin after Stradivari  - top view

This antique violin from the Markneukirchen/Klingenthal region was built in the 1910' ...

Inventory No.: 5272
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: approx. 1910
Price: 990.00 €

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orchestra violin from Mittenwald - top

This orchestra violin is a good, recommendable Mittenwald violin that was handmade in ...

Inventory No.: 5153
Provenance: Mittenwald
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.0 cm
Year: approx. 1960
Price: 990.00 €

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Markneukirchen violin

Featuring a beautifully clear and rounded, powerful tone, this 1940's Markneukirchen  ...

Inventory No.: 5371
Provenance: Germany
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.0 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 1,250.00 €

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German Violin from Markneukirchen - top

This attractive German violin was built after modern violin standards by a master vio ...

Inventory No.: 5345
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.0 cm
Year: approx. 1950
Price: 1,350.00 €

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Old Saxon violin
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This especially attractive antique Markneukirchen violin was made in teh Wilhelm Herw ...

Inventory No.: 5436
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: 1920 circa
Price: 1,350.00 €

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Conservatory violin, made in Germany

This "Conservatory violin" from Saxony in Germany has an outstanding sound in the pri ...

Inventory No.: 5450
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 1,350.00 €

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Violin from Saxony, after Jacobus Stainer - top

This attractive antique German violin is a successful Markneukichen/Saxony replica of ...

Inventory No.: 5440
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.1 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 1,500.00 €

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Brilliant toned Markneukirchen violin - top

This beautiful, oild varnished Markneukirchen violin was built around 1940 as a copy  ...

Inventory No.: 5251
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 1,600.00 €

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Attractive old Czech violin
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This antique, 19th century Czech violin has a beautiful clear and mature, resonant so ...

Inventory No.: 5198
Provenance: Bohemia
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: 19th century
Price: 1,650.00 €

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Antique violin for sale from Saxony, after Antonio Stradivari - top
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This beautiful antique violin on sale with a surprisingly good sound and workmanship  ...

Inventory No.: 5428
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.1 cm
Year: approx. 1870
Price: 2,000.00 €

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Markneukirchen violin after Guarnerius

This beautiful antique violin of quality was built by an unknown violin maker in Mark ...

Inventory No.: 5343
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 2,000.00 €

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German violin after Jacobus Stainer - top view

This high quality "Jacobus Stainer violin" from the Markneukirchen in Saxony was buil ...

Inventory No.: 5402
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: approx. 1930
Price: 2,000.00 €

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Violin, Czech, elegant Italian style - top

SALE This beautiful old Czech violin, a c.1910 piece, blends its unmistakably Bohemia ...

Inventory No.: 4985
Provenance: Bohemia
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: 1910 circa
Price: 2,200.00 €

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Mittenwald violin 1900ies - top

This antique Mittenwald violin was crafted in the 1900ies and features all advantages ...

Inventory No.: 5054
Provenance: Mittenwald
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.1 cm
Year: approx. 1900
Price: 2,300.00 €

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Otto Ebner, violin, Augsburg 1929 - top

Made later in the career of master craftsman Otto Ebner from Augsburg, this German vi ...

Inventory No.: 5143
Provenance: Augsburg
Maker: Otto Ebner
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 2,500.00 €

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Antique violin by Adolf Sprenger, Stuttgart, 1915

This lovely antique violin by Adolf Sprenger, Stuttgart was crafted in the Mittenwald ...

Inventory No.: 5437
Provenance: Stuttgart
Maker: Adolf Sprenger
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: 1915
Price: 2,500.00 €

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H. Emile Blondelet violin

This aesthetic and clear-sounding old French was made in H. Emile Blondelet's worksho ...

Inventory No.: 5383
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: Hugues Emile Blondelet workshop
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: 1924
Price: 2,500.00 €

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Good violin from Klingenthal - top

In approximately 1940 an unknown violin maker from Saxony built this superior quality ...

Inventory No.: A127
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.2 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 2,750.00 €

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French violin

This interesting French violin was built approx. 1880 by an unknown violin maker, mos ...

Inventory No.: 5335
Provenance: France
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.4 cm
Year: 1880 circa
Price: 2,800.00 €

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Antique 19th century Mittenwald violin, approx. 1870 - top

This excellent historic Mittenwald violin was built in the mid 19th century around 18 ...

Inventory No.: 5422
Provenance: Mittenwald
Maker: prob. Neuner & Hornsteiner
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 1870
Price: 2,800.00 €

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Mittenwald violin, Johann Reiter 1961 - top

This Mittenwald violin with an outstanding sound was crafted in 1961 in Mittenwald, m ...

Inventory No.: 3897
Provenance: Mittenwald
Maker: prob. Sandner workshop
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: 1961
Price: 2,800.00 €

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Antique Justin Derazey violin for sale - spruce top with many traces of time
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SALE This expressive French Justin Derazey workshop violin gives us an authentic look ...

Inventory No.: 5372
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: Justin Derazey
Length of back: 35,7 cm
Year: approx. 1880
Price: 3,200.00 €

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Fine Viennese violin

This fine Viennese master violin was handcrafted in the 1910's. A most beautiful repl ...

Inventory No.: 5068
Provenance: Vienna
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 1910
Price: 3,500.00 €

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Interesting  Vogtland master violin, approx. 1770 - table

This elegant masterpiece was built around 1770 and makes no secret of its Vogtland he ...

Inventory No.: 5132
Provenance: Vogtland region
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: approx. 1770
Price: 3,500.00 €

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"A violin's age is not counted in years but in moments of bliss."


For many musicians, a violin is more than just an instrument. Especially old violins with their mature, individual character are true companions in orchestra playing, chamber music and solo performance. Corilon violin's online catalog features a unique choice of German, French and Italian violins for sale that inspire the serious musician with their delicate tone and workmanship, selected woods and fine antique varnish. Advanced and professional violinists alike appreciate antique violins for their richness in tone, or as a desirable alternative with investment properties. Browse our old violin shop's online selection of fine violins presented with authentic audio sound samples. Search our website for fullsize violins for sale by a special maker or origin by typing e. g. "Italian violin", "German violin", or "French violin" into the search box - and take a look at our special online selections of violin bows and old children's violins. Our guide to selecting an old violin helps you identify signs of quality of an antique violin. Antique violins for sale at Corilon violins: fine violins offered in perfect condition, ready to play, with 30 days returns, optional certificate, competently set up and approved by our qualified violin makers. We will be happy to personally recommend the best instruments and help finding a suitable outfit with bow. Follow the link to see some of the violins we have sold.

New arrivals in our catalogue
  • Attractive antique Czech violin. 19th century
  • Contemporary master violin by Marc de Sterke
  • SALE Justin Derazey workshop, French violin dated approx. 1880
  • Antique French 1/2 violin. Mirecourt, c.1920
  • SALE Violin - handmade, 1980's
  • Old Saxon violin. Wilhelm Herwig, 1920's, warm, sweet sound
  • SALE Jacques-Pierre Thibout: Fine French violin, Paris 1839
  • SALE Antique violin from Saxony.  Approx. 1870
  • SALE Old Italian violin, Stefano Caponetti (certificate Christian Lijsen)
  • SALE Fine Mittenwald violin by Peter Hornsteiner, circa 1790 (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • SALE H. Derazey workshop, fine 19th century French violin
  • Fine violin by Christian Olivier & Paul Bisch Paris 1927
  • SALE W. E. Hill & Sons violin bow by Edgar Bishop, circa 1930
  • Giuseppe Lucci, Rome 1967: fine Italian viola (certificate Eric Blot)
  • Northern German master violin - Franz Reber, 1922
  • SALE Outstanding antique German violin, approx. 1920
  • Umberto Lanaro, Padova 1968, Italian viola (certificate Robert Bein)
  • Fine Italian viola, Mario Bedocchi, 1922 (certificate by Eric Blot)
  • SALE Luigi Vistoli, Italian violin made in 1943 (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • WORKED OVER AND IMPORVED French viola, Joseph Nicolas fils, 1849
  • Antique French 3/4 violin, J.T.L.
  • Markneukirchen master violin by Werner Voigt, Guarnerius model
  • Master violin after Gaetano Chiocchi
  • Fine Mittenwald master violin, c.1740, Sebastian Klotz circle