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Rare antique French 1/2 violin, around 1850 - for soloists and competitions

Rare antique 1/2 violin with a powerful, large and radiant sound that makes it suitable for young talents who play in violin competitions

This antique French 1/2 violin is a rare piece is suitable for competitions and soloists. This interesting 1/2 violin was made in the 19th century in Mirecourt around 1850. It is a work of outstanding quality that is rarely available today. Beautiful woods were used to build this fine 1/2 violin: wide to medium grained spruce for the top, flamed maple for selected the one piece back. The varnish is of a bright and luminous orange-brown color, with patina and signs of play that suit an instrument...

Rare antique 1/2 violin with a powerful, large and radiant sound that makes it suitable for young talents who play in violin competitions

This antique French 1/2 violin is a rare piece is suitable for competitions and soloists. This interesting 1/2 violin was made in the 19th century in Mirecourt around 1850. It is a work of outstanding quality that is rarely available today. Beautiful woods were used to build this fine 1/2 violin: wide to medium grained spruce for the top, flamed maple for selected the one piece back. The varnish is of a bright and luminous orange-brown color, with patina and signs of play that suit an instrument of this age. Nevertheless, this beautiful French 1/2 violin is preserved in excellent condition with only minor repairs. We offer this rare antique 1/2 violin after meticulosu workover by our luthiers ready to play. The beautiful matured sound is warm, strng, large and radiant - almost like a 4/4 violin, and with a warm mellow touch, balanced, with an easy response - a rare piece for the young talent suitable for competition. Please take a look at our trade-in program when it comes to the next size.

€ 2,490.00
approx. $ 2,938.20
Inventory no.
6027
Provenance
Mirecourt
Year
circa 1850
Tone
warm, mature, somewhat mellow, "like a big one"
Length of back
30,7 cm
Rare antique French 1/2 violin, around 1850 - for soloists and competitions
Rare antique French 1/2 violin, around 1850 - for soloists and competitions
Rare antique French 1/2 violin, around 1850 - for soloists and competitions
Rare antique French 1/2 violin, around 1850 - for soloists and competitions
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