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Cello
Cellos
1. JACOB HORIL, Rome, c.1750, a fine Roman cello of large proportions, with a formidable and imposing sound, 779mm, (Our #30912), INQUIRE
2. JOSEPH PANORMO, London, c.1825, Certificates by W. E. Hill & Sons, London, & Florian Leonhard, London, as the work of Joseph Panormo, 736mm, (Our #29898), INQUIRE
3. GIOVANNI DOLLENZ, Trieste, c.1860, 742mm, (Our #28846), INQUIRE
4. PANORMO SCHOOL, London, c.1800, Possibly from the Panormo workshop of London, c. 1800., 733mm, (Our #31873), INQUIRE
5. CHARLES HARRIS, Woodstock/London, 1817, the very fine work of Charles Harris, Jr., Certificate by Wm. Moennig & Son, Philadelphia, (Our #31338), INQUIRE
6. GEORGE CRASKE, Manchester, c.1850, George Craske was born in 1797 & died in 1888 leaving behind a prolific legacy of fine violins & celli, mostly on a flat Guarneri model, and made in an interesting bold rustic style, 729mm, (Our #25740), INQUIRE
7. PIETER ROMBOUTS, ATTRIBUTED TO, Amsterdam, c.1700, expertly cut-down from a larger size, with a nicely restored crack to the back; bearing a Hendrik Jacobs label, certificate by R & M Millant, Paris, attributing it to the work of Pieter Rombouts of Amsterdam, the scroll probably by Andreas Castagneri, 741mm, (Our #29896), $40,000.
8. RAFFAELE & ANTONIO GAGLIANO, Naples, 1845, a rare child's size Gagliano cello in a very pure state of preservation, length of back 662mm (26- 1/16"), string length: 628mm (24-3/4"), 662mm, (Our #22789), $40,000.
9. GUY RABUT, 1995, 758mm, (Our #31376), $40,000.
10. NATALE CARLETTI, Bologna, 1950, poplar back and ribs, a nicely repaired & hardly noticed restored soundpost crack to the back, 753mm, (Our #27960), $35,000.
11. JOHANN GEORG HELLMER, Prague, c.1750, 750mm, (Our #32066), $35,000.
12. GAETANO PARESCHI II, Piacenza, c.1968, by Gaetano Pareschi II, 746mm, (Our #25101), $30,000.
13. IAN MCWILLIAMS, Berlin, 2016, an elegant and tastefully antiqued Andrea Guarneri model, 749mm, (Our #31527), $28,000.
14. SAMUEL PAYTON, Philadelphia, 2016, J. B. Guadagnini model, string length 674mm, length of back 715mm, (Our #31529), $25,000.
15. CHRISTOPHER JACOBY, 2016, a Domenico Montagnana model with stunning varnish & extraordinarily handsome wood, string length 689mm, 740mm, (Our #31525), $22,000.
16. FERNANDO ARICHI, Cremona, 2001, a nice quality Stradivari model from a graduate of the violin making school in Cremona, 752mm, (Our #26352), $20,000.
17. SCOTTISH, Aberdeen, c.1790-1840, possibly the work of George Thompson or that of Thomas Jamieson, 750mm, (Our #26753), $18,000.
18. ERNST HEINRICH ROTH, Markneukirchen, c.1925, 768mm, (Our #31997), $18,000.
19. JOHN BURDETTE, Merchantville, 2009, this maker's Stradivari model with strong resonance and articulation, string length 687mm, 738mm, (Our #30946), $15,000.
20. GERMAN, c.1930s, a very nice Montagnana model cello, probably German circa 1930, with attractive wood of broad curl, 748 mm, (Our #28405), $15,000.
21. VIRGILIO CAPELLINI, Cremona, 1973, a somewhat small Montagnana model based on Orlando Cole's "Sleeping Beauty"; with a well repaired post crack to the back, 743mm, (Our #31676), $14,500.
22. JEROME THIBOUVILLE-LAMY, Mirecourt, c.1930, an older French cello in nearly new condition, 757mm, (Our #31494), $14,000.
23. LOUIS DECSOMBES, Mirecourt, 2015, 765mm, (Our #31913), $13,500.
24. RAINER LEONHARDT, Mittenwald, 2001, an attractively wooded & robust Montagnana model from a master workshop in Mittenwald, excellent condition, certificate from Wm. Moennig & Son, 742mm, (Our #29976), $11,000.
25. CRACOVIA WORKSHOP, Poland, 2007, in the style of J. B. Guadagnini, string length 689mm, 736mm, (Our #31187), $8,500.
26. JOHANNES ALBRECHT, Markneukirchen, 1956, 756mm, (Our #31197), $7,000.
27. MITTENWALD, Germany, c.1920s, Stradivarius model, strong clear sound, in very fine condition, 758mm, (Our #25280), HOLD
$6,000.
28. WILLIAM WEAVER, MADE FOR, Germany, 1991, a substantial Stradivari model with a large full sound, 756mm, (Our #31680), $5,200.
29. J. BAPTISTE LEMOINE, Belgium, 1999, very handsome wood, with a well repaired 4" soundpost crack to the back, otherwise in nearly new condition, 760mm, (Our #32172), $5,000.
30. IVAN DUNOV WORKSHOP, Romania, 2016, (Our #31604), HOLD
$4,000.
31. KARL HOFNER, Bubenreuth, Germany, 1965, a decent though plain-looking older solid wood full-size student cello in excellent condition, 757mm, (Our #25382), $1,850.