404 French Guarneri copy
Mirecourt violin, c1930, labelled Copie de Joseph Guarnerius fecit etc. Top-end Mirecourt instrument, made with the best of woods, tight-grained spruce and well-flamed maple. Characteristic red-gold oil varnish, and points outlined in black. A classy-looking instrument with a sound to match - open, robust, smooth, powerful.
Condition: Barely a scratch - looks almost new.
Set-up: Original rosewood pegs with gold pins. New rosewood chin rest. New sound post and Aubert bridge. New Wittner tailpiece and Helicore strings.
Price, including a new case and bow: SOLD