13 October 2009,
Price realised USD 3,250
USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
ASCRIBED TO JOHANN JOSEPH GÄNDL
A BASS CITTERN (WALTZITHER), LATE 18TH CENTURY
Labeled Johannes Josephus Gändl, Lauten- und Geigen-macher in Goysern Anno 1754, length of back: 17¾ in. (45 cm)
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The instrument bears the label from the Paul de Wit Collection, Leipzig externally on the back.
This lot is offered without reserve.
Paul de Wit
University of California, Los Angeles
E. Lachmann, Erich Lachmann Collection of Historical Musical Instruments, Los Angeles, 1950, p. 50.
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