• Sale 2429

    Fine Musical Instruments

    29 April 2011, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 15

    JACOB STAINER

    A VIOLIN, ABSAM, CIRCA 1655

    Price Realised  

    JACOB STAINER
    A VIOLIN, ABSAM, CIRCA 1655
    Labeled Jacobus Stainer in Absam prope Oenipontum 16__, bearing the catalogue number 4690, length of back: 13 13/16 in (352 mm) with case (7)


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    Certificate: William Lewis and Son, Chicago, March 5, 1952, with photographs attached
    Sold with bill of sale and two accompanying letters from William Lewis and Son dated March 5 and 7, 1952 and August 22, 1952 to the purchaser as well as an insurance appraisal prepared by Bein and Fushi Incorporated, Chicago, June 15, 1978

    Literature

    The Lewis Collection, William Lewis and Son, Chicago, 1950, pp 7, 22, 23.