Sale: 10th December 2018
Lot 170: A Fine and Interesting Cello, probably English, after Amati, first quarter of the nineteenth century
Result Price + Premium
£15,000 - £25,000
VAT & IMPORT TAX
20% buyers premium only
The top possibly later. The cello retains the original neck, fingerboard, and pegs.
Labelled: Nicolaus Amati Cremonien. Hieronimi filii Antonii Nepos fecit Anno 1675
Length of back: 734mm
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A dendrochronological report by Peter Radcliff is available to purchase, which determines that the treble and bass sides date to 1670 and match very closely with a cello by Giovanni Grancino and a violin by Nicolo Amati.
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