Jump to content
Maestronet Forums

Guess the fiddle

~ Ben Conover

Recommended Posts



Great photos.


It's a Strad copy or model, I assume, and a nice one.  I assume the antiquing is original. Can you tell us more about this Vuillaume?  The year?  How much involvement Vuillaume, himself, might have had in its making?  Where this fits in the spectrum of violins coming from the Vuillaume shop?

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Hiya Stephen,

The photo colour match is pretty accurate. 
It's not labelled but been in the family a long time, it's owner also has the Millant book on Vuillame.
On reading it I see that Vuillame and his assistants made many sorts of fiddles.   
The antiquing appears to be 100% original, very few 'new' marks on it.

Sorry I don't have more info or knowledge of it. 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    • No registered users viewing this page.

  • Create New...