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***fine 19th C. Antique German Violin, C 1890s, Superb Sound, Powerful Listen*** For Sale
ESTATE OF PROFESSIONAL VIOLINIST, PHILADELPHIA ~~ ~~FULL SIZE 4/4 Very Fine Antique GERMAN VIOLIN BIG, RICHSOUND EXCELLENT CONDITION CIRCA 1890Listen to the Sound Sample your examination is this very fine 19th Century Germanviolin. It is an absolutely beautiful example of late 19th century German violinmaking...a gorgeous violin...and best of all, anequally beautiful sound. Its voice isrich, resonant and powerful. This is one of the prettiestviolins I've seen with a flamey maple back and itsdistinctive old varnish with a patina that only "father time" cancreate. It is nice 19th centuryviolin.
Listen to it being played in the video posted below. Video Sound Sample... Watch and hear this violin being played... RACHMANINOFF'S VOCALISE (If your Browser doesn't support a "click& play"Video, here is a direct link to the sound sample. Paste"to your Browser Bar and it will take you directly to on Arrow to Listen to this Fine Violin Beling Played... This is a video clip of the actual violin being sold in this sale and was shot on my inexpensive Casio digital camera in video mode. There is absolutely no enhancement of the sound at all... no expensive, special microphones, no computer alteration, no studioeffects. The piece being played is the beautiful violin solo, Vocalise by Rachmaninoff.The playerisa studentviolinistwho welcomes your is a rare, old German violin with that rich, resonant voice that we as violinists seek out. This is a remarkable instrument in superb condition for its age. I've added quite a few detailed photographs and a video of this violin being played to assist is an old handmade violin with a beautiful voice. It is a beautifully carved 19th century violin after a an Antonius Stradivarius.
impressive old German instrument being played. Its a truly fine, rare, old instrument bearing a Jacobus Stainer label and Stainer's impramatur! BEAUTIFUL, HANDMADE VIOLIN with a POWERFUL, RESONANT Size ~ 4/4 SIZE ~ 4/4 VIOLIN Overall Length: 23-1/2" Body Length: 14" Width of Lower Bout: 8" Width of Upper Bout: antique Germanviolins in this state of preservationare becoming more and more difficult to acquire on . They are highly sought after by advanced players, professional violinists, violin teachers and private to the sound sample; if you're looking for a genuine antique violin, with the rich, open sound that we all prefer then this one may be for align="center">I believe this violin belongs in the hands of an advanced violinist or a collector of handmade instruments. This is a special instrument with powerful sound that is suitable for a soloist, a concertmaster, or a strong ensemble player.
Thereare no sound post cracks, no cracks to the neck or scroll, no cracks at all! Andno open seams. This violin is over100 yearsold and shows its age.It has the usual dings, scratches and patterns ofwearthat you hope to see in a real antique instrument.I always recommend with avintage or antique instrument that you have it freshly setup andand add new strings thatconform to your personal tastes.I've includedquite a few closeup photos which are part ofthe description, and a video sound sample ofthis violinbeingplayed. There is no bow orcase included in the sale, but I will ship it in an old case for protection.This violin is being offered here at sale. I start all my sales at under a dollar so that everyone can participate. There is and no "Buy It Now" price. It willbe sold to the highest buyer in one week. This is an estate item and must be sold here at sale. I cannot end the sale early and there is no "Buy It Now" pricing.I sell only on . Old violins are speculative and are sold as is. I've included many photos which are part of the description; if you have questions, please ask prior to offerding. Payment must be made by Paypal within 3 days of the endof the sale; I reserve the right to relist it after this period.
If the instrument is damaged in shipping, the original packaging and packing materials must be shown to your local postmaster and buyer will be asked to apply for compensation directly. And please ask any questions that you might have. I'll answer them as best as I can...that's what I'm here for.
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***fine 19th C. Antique German Violin, C 1890s, Superb Sound, Powerful Listen***: $535