Sale: 9th - 21st October 2019
Lot 100: The Ex-Wilhelmj - An Important Italian Violin by Giovanni Francesco Pressenda, Turin 1843
£250,000 - £350,000
VAT & IMPORT TAX
20% buyers premium only
The Ex Wilhelmj. This violin is in an excellent state of preservation
Labelled: Joannes Franciscus Pressenda q. Raphael fecit Taurini anno Domini 1843. The fingerboard is stamped with the W. E. Hill & Sons registration number: P462
Sold with the certificate and bill of sale from W. E. Hill & Sons, London 1945
Length of back: 356mm
See diagram *
Sold with various other documents, including a manuscript letter from August Wilhelmj to Gwendoline Marie Church dated London 1903 pertaining to this violin
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