Violin Location: CALI, Valle, Columbia
Description: Violin for sale - Very Fine antique French 18th century concert violin
Upper Bout Width 170mm
Middle Bout Width 125mm
Lower Bout Widht 207mm
This is a very fine, interesting, rare and unique French 18th century concert violin in excellent condition, it is labelled Nicolaus Simoutre 1839 but it was not made by him, nor the date is correct to the instrument, it is in excellent condition, only with a minor perfectly repaired crack visible in pictures extending for 2,2 cms. from the right ff hole to the edge...
There are artistical restorations to both ff holes executed perfectly and beautifully, this restoration alone is worth a lot of money
The sound is simply amazing and will satisfy the most demanding player, this is guaranteed. If after looking the pictures you have the feeling that this is a masterpiece once you hear its voice you will not have a shade of doubt that this is a true masterpiece and a perfect example of what a FINE violin really is, this violin compete favorably with ANY violin in the rank of 30-50k including fine italian violins, and is even better than most violins in this price range...
This is a big but very comfortable instrument, recommended for a soloist or concertmaster looking for power and a warm liquid velvety quality tone, this violin project its sound effortlessly, with outstandong response and clearly with a lot of energy and posses a powerful and sweet golden tone that only age and excellent violinists hands trough many generations can impart, and is a soloist instrument with all that implies, a full refund offered if not satisfied or if after receiving it you are not agree with this description
MANY more detailed HD pics available on request!
Thanks for looking!!!