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Sale: 27th March 2017

Lot 35: A Fine Italian Violin by Ansaldo Poggi, Bologna 1935


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£70,000 - £100,000

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This fine violin from Poggi's best period, has been the property of the same family since it was purchased in the 1940's by the late owners father. The violin was played by Evelyn Taras Flaim for her entire playing career until she passed away in 2005. In 2015 the violin was discovered in her attic by her family whilst looking for an old violin to give away.


Bearing the original label: Ansaldo Poggi da villa fontana allievo di G. Fiorino fece in Bologna anno 1935. Branded on the lower rib: A. Poggi


by Ansaldo Poggi


Length of back: 354mm


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Sale Information

Sale Date

2:30pm, Monday 27th March 2017

Sale Location

The Royal Institution, 21 Albemarle Street, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom, W1S 4BS