Fine Antique French Violin, Rare Quilted Maple Circa 1900 Superb Sound, Listen For Sale
A VERY FINE, ANTIQUE FRENCH VIOLIN
Listen and See it Being Played...Video for your examination is a gorgeous hand-made violin.
Accordingto my local luthier, this is a niceFrench violin
circa the1900-1918. Its in lovely condition and
bearsits label that simply reads "France".SOUND SAMPLE
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ABOUT THE SOUND SAMPLE:
This is a video clip of the actual violin being sold in this sale
and was shot on my inex pensive Casio digital camera in
video mode. There is absolutely no enhancement of the
sound whatsoever...no expensive, special microphones,
no computer alteration, no studio effects.The player is a
violin student who always welcomes your comments.
A Rare, Very Beautiful French Mirecourt
Violin with Gorgeous, Resonant is a beautiful violin with that bears the hallmarks of abetter
French Violin of the period (likely made in best thing about this violin is the sound. It has
that mature, resonant, sound that is extraordinary
in is complexity and range...the type of voice that is
makes French violins so sought after today.
estate instruments are sold here on without a
FULL SIZE ~ 4/4 VIOLIN
Overall length is 23-1/8" long.
Body measures 14" long.
Lower bout is 8" wide;
Upper bout is 6-1/2" wide.
or advanced violinist or a serious collector who wants
to add a fine, old French instrument to their collection. usual, I've posted a sound sample to share
the beautiful, warm tone of this violin with you.
This violin is the kind of instrument that we,
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There are no sound post cracks. No open seams.There
arethe usual signs of wear from years of play, the dings
and wearfrom 100 or more years of playing that validatethe
age of the violin. Like any old violin it might benefit from a
fresh set of strings; and a setup, etc. to your taste. It is a
really gorgeous. finee violin with a beautiful sound.
Ships in an old shaped case (no bow).I have included many photos; they are part of the description
Please look them over...its a beautiful instrument. Please
ask any questions prior to offerding; this is an old violin
which may require further maintenance and is sold
as is, as show. It is a rare, old instrument.
Payment is by Paypal. Payment must be made within
3 days of the end of the sale (I reserve the right to
re-list the violin if payment has not been made by then).
Antique violins from this period of fine violinmaking are
becoming more and more difficult to find. They are highly
sought after by professional violinists and private collectors,
and violin teachers. Listen to the sound sample...if you're
looking for a special instrument, this one may be for you.
I ship AT COST...absolutely no extra fees, no handling charges,
and I never charge for packaging materials. I also include free
shipping insurance to protect your investment. You pay ONLY
the actual cost of postage. I ship to the U.S. only. The
Shipping Calculator automatically determines the postage.This fine violin will be sold without reserve...in a real sale
format! I have started the sale with a low starting offer to allow
all to participate. I like the old-fashioned format for violins
like this; s, no buy it now. The highest buyer wins
it. This is a fantastic opportunity to have a vintage, hand-made
Violin .This is an estate item are being sold without a reserve
or certification and like most old violins may require adjustment,
setup, strings, etc. I've sold many fine Italian, French, English,
German, American, Romanian, Hungarian, Swiss, and Austrian
violins in the past two years and will be posting more each week.
Ask any questions that you might have; that's what I'm here for.
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