Sale: 9th - 21st October 2019

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Lot 100: The Ex-Wilhelmj - An Important Italian Violin by Giovanni Francesco Pressenda, Turin 1843

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£250,000 - £350,000

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Description

The Ex Wilhelmj. This violin is in an excellent state of preservation

Label

Labelled: Joannes Franciscus Pressenda q. Raphael fecit Taurini anno Domini 1843. The fingerboard is stamped with the W. E. Hill & Sons registration number: P462

Certificate

Sold with the certificate and bill of sale from W. E. Hill & Sons, London 1945

Maker

by Giovanni Francesco Pressenda

Dimensions

Length of back: 356mm

Condition

See diagram *

Footnotes

Sold with various other documents, including a manuscript letter from August Wilhelmj to Gwendoline Marie Church dated London 1903 pertaining to this violin

Related Information

Click here to read an article by John Dilworth.

£260,000
21st Oct, 16:36:00 BST
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