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.


pId1

Violins and fine violins

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 catalogue features unique antique German, French and Italian violins and master violins that inspire the serious player with their delicate tone and workmanship, selected tonewoods and fine antique varnish. Advanced and professional players alike appreciate our old and antique violins for their richness in tone, and as a desirable alternative with a stable and good investment value. Buy and try our premium quality antique violins online at Corilon violins, and browse our special online selections of old children's violins. The "Bows" section features our attractive selection of various violin bows. Search our website for instruments of a special maker or origin by typing e. g. "Italian violin", "French violin", or "German violin" into the search box. Buy and try Corilon violins premium selection of old and antique violins online: each one selected for quality and condition, professionally restored by the qualified violin makers at Corilon and made ready to play.

violinscertificate violins  

# Optional: a certificate of appraisal

# View some of our sold violins.

30 days returns -- worldwide shipping -- professionally set up -- trade guarantee -- guaranteed authentic
Old German violin, ca. 1930 - top

Old German violin, Saxony, approx. 1930

Inventory No.: 3974
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 1930
Price: 890.0 €

Audio sample
German violin from Markneukirchen, top

Old German 1940's violin from Markneukirchen

Inventory No.: 4312
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 890.0 €

Audio sample
German Violin made in the French style, Saxony, circa 1910 - top

German Violin made in the French style, Saxony, circa 1910

Inventory No.: 4423
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: 1910 circa
Price: 900.0 €

Audio sample

German Maggini violin, probably Schuster & Co. Markneukirchen
Sold

Antique German Maggini violin, probably Schuster & Co. Markneukirchen - suitable for fiddle, folk & Irish traditional

Inventory No.: 4739
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: probably Schutser & Co.
Length of back: 36.9 cm
Year: 1900 circa
Price: 950.0 €

Audio sample
Old German violin with a warm, powerful sound - top
NEW

Old German violin, c.1900, with a warm, large sound

Inventory No.: 4134
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.0 cm
Year: 1900 circa
Price: 950.0 €

Audio sample
Antique 20th century German violin - top
Sold

Recommendable antique Markneukirchen violin with a dark, brilliant sound

Inventory No.: 4757
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 950.0 €

Audio sample

Violin from Saxony, Strad copy - top
NEW

Outstanding German violin, Saxony approx. 1910

Inventory No.: 4750
Provenance: Saxony / Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1910
Price: 950.0 €

Audio sample
Lady's violin, 7/8 violin by Schuster & Co. - table

7/8 - "Lady's violin", 7/8 violin, by Schuster & Co., c.1910

Inventory No.: 4485
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Schuster & Co.
Length of back: 35.0 cm
Year: approx. 1910
Price: 950.0 €

Audio sample
French violin from Mirecourt, approx. 1930 - top

French violin from Mirecourt, approx. 1950

Inventory No.: 4735
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.5 cm
Year: approx. 1950
Price: 950.0 €

Audio sample

Old violin from Saxony, after Antonio Stradivari - top
Sold

Old violin from Saxony, after Antonio Stradivari, approx. 1880

Inventory No.: 4482
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1880
Price: 990.0 €

Audio sample
Dark, brilliant sound: modern Markneukirchen violin after Stradivari - Decke

Dark, brilliant sound: Antique Markneukirchen violin after Stradivari, c.1910

Inventory No.: 4753
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.5 cm
Year: approx. 1910
Price: 1250.0 €

Audio sample
Modern handmade European violin, probably Czech or Hungarian, table

Modern violin made in the French style, probably Czech or Hungarian

Inventory No.: 4577
Provenance: Czech Republic / Hungary
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1980
Price: 1500.0 €

Audio sample


New arrivals in our catalogue
  • 3/4 - warm and resonant sounding French 3/4 violin
  • Mario Gadda, Italian violin suitable for soloists, 1995 - warm, radiant tone
  • Franco Abanelli, Italian violin - Bologna, 1997
  • Cremonese master violin, Piergiuseppe Esposti, 1998 (certificate Piergiuseppe Esposti)
  • Outstanding Czech Violin by Mathias Heinicke, student of Eugeni Degani in Venice, 1911
  • From the estate of Prof. Günter Szkokan: Fine viola by Ferdinand Kugler, Vienna, 1973
  • From the estate of Prof. Günter Szkokan: Edwin Lothar Herrmann, silver mounted German viola bow
  • Lothar Seifert, strong silver mounted viola bow, c.1980
  • Lightweight violin bow by Otto Dürrschmidt, silver mounted
  • F. C. Pfretzschner, powerful, active violin bow - silver
  • German Violin by Ludwig Gläsel jr., Markneukirchen
  • Recommendable Italian violin, 1970's, probably Giudici - warm, golden sound
  • Old German violin, c.1900, with a warm, large sound
  • Outstanding German violin, Saxony approx. 1910
  • Ernst Heinrich Roth, Markneukirchen, fine 1922 violin - Guarnerius model
  • Powerful Mittenwald violin from the Mittenwald violin-making school, 1960's
  • Mario Gadda, Italian violin after Stefano Scarampella
  • WORKED OVER/ NEW SOUND SAMPLE: 3/4 - violin, elegant French "Copie de Stradivari"
  • Fine Viennese master violin by Franz Angerer, 1898
  • Old French violin bow, J.T.L. "Sarasate maitre" model
  • Fine German violin bow, Knopf workshop, approx. 1890
  • Contemporary Italian violin, Gianni Norcia, Bologna
  • Modern Italian violin, Luigi Agostinelli, 1953
  • Contemporary French violin, Alain Moinier, Mirecourt, 1992, No. 57