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A short account of a violin by Stradivari, dated 1690

now in the possession of Messrs. W. E. Hill & sons.

by W.E. Hill & Sons (London, England)

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Published by Hill in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stradivari, Antonio, d. 1737.,
  • Violin.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTuscan Strad.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24131952M

    The Tuscan. a Short Account of a Violin by Stradivari, Made for Cosimo de Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Dated avg rating — 0 ratings — published — 4 editions3/5(10). The "Tuscan". A short account of a violin by Stradivari, made for Cosimo de Medici, Grand duke of Tuscany, dated

    HI I WAS GIVEN FOR MY B. DAY YEARS AGO A ; Antonio Stradivarius Cremonenfis violin w/ case. inside it has 2 lables 1- has the name and the year and a seal that has a small cross on top and a letter a s inside a doble circle. 2- there is a other lable that say ” made in france” can you tell me if this is worth anything please call me at.   Hill, W. E. & Sons, A short account of a Violin by Stradivari dated , W. E. Hill & Sons, London, Hill, W. E. & Sons, The Tuscan, W. E. Hill & .

    The year of Stradivari's birth, as thus recorded by Fetis, remained uncontested until a few years ago, when Mr. E. J. Payne, in the article on Stradivari contributed to Grove's Dictionary, cited a violin dated , then in the possession of the late Mr. Wiener, upon the label of which was written, in Stradivari's handwriting, "d'anni ".   For over years, Antonio Stradivari has been universally regarded as the greatest violin maker who ever lived, yet it is not widely known that he made virtually every kind of bowed- and plucked-string instrument popular in the Baroque period, including lutes, viols, mandolins, guitars, and harps. Stradivari provides a fascinating biography of this legendary maker, based on newly .


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A short account of a violin by Stradivari, dated now in the possession of Messrs. Hill & sons by W.E. Hill & Sons (London, England)Pages:   The "tuscan".: A Short Account Of A Violin By Stradivari, Made For Cosimo De Medici, Grand Duke Of Tuscany, Dated Paperback – February 9, by W.E.

& sons London Hill (Creator) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsFormat: Paperback. [The Tuscan Strad] a short account of dated 1690 book violin by Stradivari datednow in the possession of W.E.

Hill & sons. (Book, ) [] Get this from a library. [The Tuscan Strad] a short account of a violin by Stradivari datednow in the possession of W.E. Hill & sons. A short account of a Violin by Stradivari. Made for Cosimo III de Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Dated THIS remarkable instrument, one of the finest examples of Stradivari’s work, is probably unique in the preservation, in every detail, of the original beauty of its form and workmanship.

The "Tuscan". A short account of a violin by Stradivari, made for Cosimo de Medici, Grand duke of Tuscany, dated by W.E. Hill & Sons. The "Tuscan". A short account of a violin by Stradivari, made for Cosimo de Medici, Grand duke of Tuscany, dated by Hill, W.

E., & sons, London. The " Tuscan''' J SHORT ACCOUNT OF A Violin by Stradivari, MADE FOR COSIMO DE MEDICI, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Dated London: W.

HILL & SONS, 38, NEW BOND STREET, W. I 8 tj I library. Stradivari's so called long pattern violins first ap - peared in and, with some few exceptions, he continued to make them until the end of the century. From their estimated minimum total of 52 long vio - lins, the Hill brothers cite eight fine examples.

Of these the example datedand noted to be in the. The Tuscan. A Short Account of a Violin by Stradivari, Made for Cosimo De Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Dated [Sons, W.E.

Hill &] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. J SHORT ACCOUNT Violin by Stradivari, Dated ; NOW IN THE POSSESSION OF Messrs. HILL ^ SONS London: 38, NEW BOND STREET, W. \PR1CE TWO SHILLINGS.] \08lZ0 Antonius StTzdinmus Cremo Faciebat Anno ^ What voices hast thou heard, what hands obeyed, What love sustained, what lonely vigils blest, Of those who now arc silent and at.

False Stradivari labels were found in instruments have been seen since the late 's. The 's were the last time that it appears that he made a new label block for printing labels and the block had the "" printed.

From the 's through the 's he just altered or erased numbers to make the change. I got a mailing from Jan Roehrmann the other day on the next instalment of the Treasures of Italian Violin Making series.

This next book focuses on the Tuscan Strad in the Accdemia of Santa Cecilia. If it is anything like the first volume Im sure it will be a valuable resource. Superb book. By Don, Wednesday, 7 November This book excels in every way.

It is beautifully designed and intelligently structured. It fulfils its purpose of describing and analysing the essence of the Tuscan violin with remarkable precision and completeness. The scientific analyses are profound and very up to date.

Antonio Stradivari, Italian violin maker who brought the craft of violin-making to its highest pitch of perfection. Stradivari was still a pupil of Nicolò Amati in when he began to place his own label on violins of his making.

These at first followed the smaller of Amati’s models, solidly. After reading the book, I found out why the Messiah violin is so na Well-researched, anecdotal, historically rich. The author explores most of the recent theories about Stradivari's mysterious and legendary superiority as a luthier and details the creation, ownership and colorful characters associated with Stradivari's most famous instruments/5(57).

Antonio Stradivari, his life and work () by Antonio Stradivari (Book) 2 editions published between and in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide. The "Tuscan." A short account of a violin by Stradivari, made for Cosimo de Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, dated Stradivari instruments, the “Tuscan” violin which was part of the Quintet commissioned to the great luthier for the Tuscan court.

The instrument is a representative example from the end of Stradivari’s Amatisé period but at the same time its modern conception anticipates the bolder and more masculine violins after.

A Short Account of a Violin by Stradivari Made for Cosimo de Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany Dated - W Hill & Sons () The Varnishes of the Italian Violin-Makers of the 16th, 17th & 18th Centuries, & Their Influence on Tone - G Fry ()Seller Rating: % positive.

The acquisition prompted the first monograph to be published on a single violin, The “Tuscan”. A short account of a violin by Stradivari made for Cosimo Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, dated The violin became central in promoting themselves as the world’s greatest violin dealers.

Copy of Bartolomeo Ariberti’s letter to Stradivari dated Septem This question is further complicated by the fact that the ‘Tuscan’ violin fromwhich had appeared in the Medici inventories from [10], [11] and [12], left Florence probably around