• Fine Musical Instruments auction at Christies

    Sale 2204

    Fine Musical Instruments

    13 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 190

    ASCRIBED TO SIMON KRINER

    A VIOLIN IN GUITAR FORM, IN THE MANNER OF FRANCOIS CHANOT, MITTENWALD, 1818

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    ASCRIBED TO SIMON KRINER
    A VIOLIN IN GUITAR FORM, IN THE MANNER OF FRANCOIS CHANOT, MITTENWALD, 1818
    Labeled Simon Kriner, Geigenmacher in Mittenwald an der Iser. Anno 1818, length of back: 14 1/16 in. (35.7 cm)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Erich Lachmann
    University of California, Los Angeles


    Literature

    E. Lachmann, Erich Lachmann Collection of Historical Stringed Musical Instruments, Los Angeles, 1950, p. 52.