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


Corilon violins’ online catalogue presents a hand-selected collection of antique violins for sale; these fine violins from Germany, France and Italy feature a wide range of different characteristics and date back to different periods. Beginners and advanced players alike appreciate old violins for their warm sounds, richness in tone and as a desirable alternative with a good investment value. Discover various German, French and Italian violins for sale, and view our special selections of antique small sized violins, fine violas and violin bows. You may search our website for violins by a special origin or sound by typing e. g. "Italian violin", "French violin" or "warm sound" into the search box. Violins for sale at Corilon violins: offered with 30 days returns, trade guarantee, optional certificate, professionally luthier set up and approved by our qualified violin makers. Follow the link to see a selection of the violins we have sold.

Infinite strings violin, "bench copy" - table view

This modern violin was built in approximately 2000 in China. The instrument is a soli ...

Inventory No.: 5291
Provenance: China
Maker: unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 2000
Price: 750.00 €

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This German violin has a good sound in the price and quality range, the violin was ma ...

Inventory No.: 5240
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: 1940 circa
Price: 850.00 €

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Good sounding old Bohemian violin, student violin - top
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This good sounding violin found its way to us from a Bohemia, where it was made in ap ...

Inventory No.: 5393
Provenance: Unknown
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.3 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 890.00 €

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Large old German violin after Maggini - top

This old German violin is a very attractive instrument that was built after the large ...

Inventory No.: 5018
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.6 cm
Year: approx. 1900
Price: 950.00 €

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violin

This modern violin of quality is a beautiful handmade instrument of premium quality t ...

Inventory No.: 5296
Provenance: Unknown
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 1980/1990
Price: 950.00 €

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French violin, probably J. T. L.
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This good French violin was made in Mirecourt around 1910, a copy of J.B. Vuillaume a ...

Inventory No.: 3133
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: probably J. T. L.
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: approx. 1910
Price: 950.00 €

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Old Mittenwald violin with a dark, clear tone, 1950's - top

This good, recommendable Mittenwald violin was handmade in the second half of the 20t ...

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

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Strong sounding German violin
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Featuring a beautifully warm and rounded, powerful tone, this 1940's Markneukirchen i ...

Inventory No.: 5391
Provenance: Germany
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.0 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 990.00 €

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Handcrafted Markneukirchen violin - top

This beautiful German violin which was crafted in the 1930s in the Saxonian "capital" ...

Inventory No.: 5319
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.0 cm
Year: 1930 circa
Price: 1,150.00 €

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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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Antique French 7/8 violin
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This French 7/8 violin is preserved in new condition, it still bears the original Lab ...

Inventory No.: 5253
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: Laberte
Length of back: 34.8 cm
Year: approx. 1950
Price: 1,500.00 €

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French violin of Mirecourt, late 19th century - table
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Many traces from playing incate this antique French violin has a long musical biograp ...

Inventory No.: 5290
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: probably J.T.L.
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: 1911
Price: 1,750.00 €

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French Lutherie Artistique violin

This French violin was built in the well-known violin making town of Mirecourt in the ...

Inventory No.: 5321
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: Laberte
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1930
Price: 2,000.00 €

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Old J. T. L. violin, Mirecourt - top
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This old French violin was made around 1900 in Mirecourt, it was made in the workshop ...

Inventory No.: 4885
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: J.T.L.
Length of back: 36.1 cm
Year: 1900 circa
Price: 2,300.00 €

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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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Mittenwald violin, Neuner & Hornsteiner, approx. 1910 - top
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There can be no doubt about the beauty and sophisticated sound of this antique Neuner ...

Inventory No.: A106
Provenance: Mittenwald
Maker: Neuner & Hornsteiner
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: 1910 circa
Price: 2,500.00 €

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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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Zierliche Klingenthaler Violine um 1850

This antique mid 19th century violin with a mature, clear, exceptional sound is a wel ...

Inventory No.: 5064
Provenance: Klingenthal
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1850
Price: 2,500.00 €

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Violin, Czech, elegant Italian style - top

This beautiful old Czech violin, a c.1910 piece, blends its unmistakably Bohemian her ...

Inventory No.: 4985
Provenance: Bohemia
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: 1910 circa
Price: 2,500.00 €

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H. Emile Blondelet violin
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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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Handsome 1920's French violin, Mirecourt, probably Laberte - violin table

This large and strikingly beautiful French violin of Mirecourt was made in Mirecourt  ...

Inventory No.: A102
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: Laberte-Magnie
Length of back: 36.8 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 2,800.00 €

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Mittenwald violin, Johann Reiter 1961 - top

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

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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Master violin
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This remarkable old master violin is shrouded in mystery. Labeled with a facsimile la ...

Inventory No.: 5326
Provenance: Unknown
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.1 cm
Year: approx. 1900
Price: 3,000.00 €

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Italian violin  - Top

This good sounding Italian violin from Cremona bears Frassani's original label and br ...

Inventory No.: 5302
Provenance: Cremona
Maker: Francesco Frassani
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: 2006
Price: 3,000.00 €

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Neuner & Hornsteiner violin
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A beautiful Neuner & Hornsteiner violin, a Stradivarius model that has a warm, mature ...

Inventory No.: 5156
Provenance: Mittenwald
Maker: Neuner & Hornsteiner
Length of back: 36.1 cm
Year: approx. 1900
Price: 3,200.00 €

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Markneukirchen violin, soloist violin - table
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This perfectly strong sounding and very powerful Markneukirchen violin is suitable fo ...

Inventory No.: 4724
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: 1940 circa
Price: 3,500.00 €

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Old Mittenwald violin, Josef Rieger, 1927 - top

This excellent Josef Rieger violin was made in Mittenwald in 1927 and is a piece of r ...

Inventory No.: 4497
Provenance: Mittenwald
Maker: Josef Rieger
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: 1927
Price: 3,500.00 €

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Buy German, French and Italian violins online

For many musicians, a violin is more than just an instrument. Especially antique violins with their mature, individual character are true companions in orchestra playing, chamber music and solo performance. Corilon violins catalog features antique violins for sale that inspire the serious player with their delicate workmanship, selected wood and fine antique varnish. Carefully selected German, French and Italian violins, old violas, celli and top-quality violin bows full of personality and character are competently and lovingly restored by the specialists at our workshop for violin making and restoration in Munich. Take a look at our helpful information on signs of quality and how to select an old violin. Corilon violins will be happy to suggest the best violins and help finding the best suitable bow. Fine stringed instruments at Corilon violins.

New arrivals in our catalogue
  • Old Markneukirchen violin, 1940's (Saxony)
  • Fine, petite Mittenwald viola by Anton Jais c.1790 (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Contemporary Italian viola from Cremona by Piergiuseppe Esposti
  • SALE Eugène Nicolas Sartory: Fine French violin bow (certificate J.-F. Raffin) - investment
  • Fine French Georges Apparut violin, 1934
  • Antique Czech master violin. A fine copy of Johann Georg Thir, c.1900
  • Old Bohemian violin
  • French violin bow, c.1900, atelier Charles Nicolas Bazin
  • Powerful German violin bow by H.R. Pfretzschner, silver
  • Old French violin bow, J.T.L. for Pierre Hel
  • French violin by H. Emile Blondelet, No. C7, 1924
  • 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)
  • 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