£7,000 - £10,000
20% buyers premium only
This violin has belonged to the same English family since being bought from Paul Bailley in 1891, and remains in almost mint condition.
Labelled: 10 Medailles Or, Vermeil, Argent et Bronze A Paris, Sydney, Melbourne etc, No 675 Paul Bailly luthier Ancien Eleve de J. B. Vuillame de Paris, 47, rue de Trevise (crossed through in ink) Paris (crossed through in ink) London (in manuscript) Annee 1891.\
Signed and numbered internally
by Paul Bailly
Length of back: 13 15/16ins, 354mm
Violin in excellent condition *