Sales

Beginners & advancing students are also catered for with violin, viola and cello outfits from    £185

VIOLIN:

Paul Bailly, Considered to be amongst the best of the pupils of J.B. Vuillaume.

The violin demonstrates the incredibly skilled workmanship for which Bailly is known.

£22,000

Tyrolean     violin circa 1780.  Full arching’s and character, big and sweet tone. Beautiful golden amber varnish with lovely patina.

£16,000 

Walter Mayson,  Manchester 1881. A lovely example of this prolific maker. Golden amber oil varnish in excellent condition.

£4,500

John Masters, Lovely example of English work. Dartford 1887. Beautifully warm ‘Italiante’ varnish over a golden ground of choice tonewood. Big, warm and sonorous

£4,500

Mittenwald.   Deep rich dark varnish, full arching, Earthy and rich.

£3,900

Hawkes French.  Excellent craftsmanship typical of the high quality Mirecourt workshops.

£2,800

Mirecourt.  Another fine example of French work. Lovely condition.

£2,200

German Workshop, excellent work, bold sound.

£1,800

Welsh School. Very well made violin from the Abertridwr school of violinmaking.

£1,500

Hungarian, antique finish. Great sound.

£1,300

German Workshop, advancing student

£900

Various Excellent quality Chinese workshop violins

£850 

VIOLA:

NEW IN :

William Luff   16  1/2”    1971.  Beautiful work by this important & influential maker. Oil varnish of medium golden brown.

£9,500

French Workshop 15.2”  Lovely work, excellent advancing instrument.

£2950        SOLD

Lionel Karl Hepplewhite    16”  1987. Excellent work by this regarded contemporary maker. Beautifully clear and powerful tone. Immaculate condition.

£5,950

William Piper 2014,     15 1/2 ”  Collin-Mezin model.  Beautifully figured tone wood.   Excellent condition.

£5,000

Nicolaus Bernhardt,  Saxony circa 1900    15 1/2”

Delightful German viola, lovely figured tonewood.

£1,800

Chinese workshop  16”15  1/2” 

£800  & £950

Silver Mounted Viola stamped Ubel.

£1,250

CELLO

Beautiful English cello circa 1850. Currently being used professionally, lovely condition.

£15,000                  SOLD

Andre Vigneron  Beautiful Cello Bow.  Silver mounted.

£11,500                 SOLD