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London Fine Stringed Instruments(#211019) 21/10/2019 1:00 PM BST CLOSED

Lot 43 of 121: Interesting Late 18th/early 19th violin, unlabelled, the two piece back of plainish wood with similar wood to the sides, the head of faint medium curl, the table of a fine/medium width grain and the varnish of a reddish-brown colour on a golden ground, 14", 35.60cm *This violin belonged to Allan Loveday, the violinist, who died aged 88 and is being sold by his daughter. He was a New Zealand-born child prodigy who for half a century was a mainstay of London musical life; his recording of Vivaldi

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Lot closed - Winning bid:£1,050
Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

London Fine Stringed Instruments(#211019)  21/10/2019 1:00 PM BST  CLOSED