Lot 266: A Fine and Important Italian Violin by Andrea Guarneri, Cremona 1684
Result Price + Premium
£200,000 - £300,000
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* 20% buyers premium & 5% hammer price
This violin seems to show the hand of the young Joseph Filius.
Labelled: Andreas Guarnerius fecit Cremonae sub titulo sanctae Teresaia 1684
Sold with a copy of a certificate by W. E. Hill & Sons, London 1962.
Length of back: 14ins, 355mm
Previously sold through Messrs Sotheby's & co. in June 1982 as lot 194. Illustrated on pgs. 318 and 319 of Four Centuries of Violin Making..