Sale: 23rd March 2014

Lot 135: A Very Fine English Cello by Benjamin Banks, Salisbury circa 1780

loading

Result Price + Premium

Please Login or Register for a FREE account to view the sale prices

Estimates

£50,000 - £80,000


Sale Archive

This is an archive lot from a previous sale. Please contact us if you are looking to purchase or sell a similar instrument. Brompton's will be happy to guide you through the process and discuss the best options available to you.


VAT & IMPORT TAX

20% buyers premium only

Description

Property of a Deceased Musician. This cello is in almost perfect condition

Label

Labelled: Benjamin Banks fecit Salisbury. Further labelled internally on the bass and treble ribs: Benjamin Banks. Branded beneath the top button: B Banks.

Maker

by Benjamin Banks

Dimensions

Length of back: 29 1/16ins, 738mm.

Condition

Cello in excellent condition (see diagram) *

Sale Information

Sale Date

3:00pm, Sunday 23rd March 2014

Sale Location

The Royal Institution, 21 Albemarle St, Mayfair, London, W1S 4BS