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Sale: 24th October 2016

Lot 49: A Fine English Violin by John Day, London 1878


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£3,000 - £5,000

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John Day was a part-time student of Charles Boullangier


Labelled: John Day Londinii. Mus: Doc: violinift in majefty's private band, fecit, anno 1878. Numbered: 25. Signed on the upper back: John Day


by John Day


Length of back: 358mm


Minor repairs to table *

Sale Information

Sale Date

2:30pm, Monday 24th October 2016

Sale Location

The Royal Institution of Great Britain, 21 Albemarle Street, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom