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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.

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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 €

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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 €

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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 €

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Excellent old Bohemian violin, approx. 1930 - top
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Old Bohemian / Czech violin, approx. 1930

Inventory No.: 4701
Provenance: Bohemia
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.4 cm
Year: approx. 1930
Price: 950.0 €

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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 €

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Warm sounding French Mirecourt violin, 1920's - table
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Old, warm sounding French violin, Mirecourt, 1920's

Inventory No.: 4791
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: prob. Laberte
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: 1920 circa
Price: 990.0 €

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Old violin from Saxony, after Antonio Stradivari - top
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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 €

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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 €

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Modern handmade Markneukirchen violin, 1992 - top
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Modern handmade Markneukirchen violin, by E. Wenzel 1992

Inventory No.: 4807
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: E. Wenzel
Length of back: 35.5 cm
Year: 1992
Price: 1500.0 €

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Antique Klingenthal violin, approx. 1850 - top
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Antique Klingenthal violin, approx. 1850

Inventory No.: 4417
Provenance: Klingenthal
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.4 cm
Year: approx. 1850
Price: 1500.0 €

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1850's Klingenthal violin, complex sound - two piece spruce top

Decorated, antique 1850's German Klingenthal violin

Inventory No.: 4440
Provenance: Klingenthal
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: 1860 circa
Price: 1800.0 €

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French violin, Alain Moinier, Mirecourt, 1992, No. 57 - top

Contemporary French violin, Alain Moinier, Mirecourt, 1992, No. 57

Inventory No.: 4683
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: Alain Moinier
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: 1992
Price: 1800.0 €

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New arrivals in our catalogue
  • Fine Italian viola by Marcello Martinenghi, 1949 (certificate Eric Blot)
  • Modern handmade Markneukirchen violin, by E. Wenzel 1992
  • Jacques Camurat, 1958: A French Paris master violin
  • Didier Nicolas: Gorgeous French master violin, approx. 1810/1820
  • Albert Nürnberger: Powerful silver mounted violin bow
  • Morizot Frères, active French violin bow, Mirecourt
  • French master violin No. 34 by Paul Hilaire, 1950
  • Old Bohemian / Czech violin, approx. 1930
  • Fine French violin, Andre Coinus, Mirecourt 1927
  • Antique Mittenwald violin, c.1910, inventory of Eugen Gärtner Stuttgart
  • Fine master violin bow by Hermann Richard Pfretzschner
  • Fine master violin by Marcus Klimke, contemporary elite violin maker (certificate Markus Klimke)
  • Luigi Lanaro, Padova, modern Italian violin, 1975 (certificate Eric Blot)
  • Jean-Joseph Honoré Derazey: French master violin (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Contemporary Italian master violin, Virgilio Cremonini, 2012
  • Italian violin, Francesco Cossu, 1979
  • Older Italian violin with a golden sound, 1970's
  • Giuseppe Lucci, fine Italian viola, Rome 1967 (certificate Eric Blot)
  • Modern Italian violin, Piero Virdis, Pattada 2002 (certificate Piero Virdis)
  • 3/4 - German 3/4 master violin, A. Fritsch, 1950
  • Decorated, antique 1850's German Klingenthal violin
  • 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