Violas

I have a collection of a further 300 instruments and bows not listed of various grades and qualities. German and French etc. The largest collection in the North of England.

Andrea Pontedoro
FEATURED

LOB 16.5"

Andrea Pontedoro Front
Andrea Pontedoro Scroll
Andrea Pontedoro Back

Clifford Hoeing c1947
SOLD

LOB 16.5"

£8000.00

Clifford Hoeing c1947 Front
Clifford Hoeing c1947 Scroll
Clifford Hoeing c1947 Back

English, Clifford A. Hoing, High Wycombe, Bucks, 1947

One piece back of narrow bold flame. Dark golden brown varnish. Very good condition and playing order. L.O.B. 16 9/16”, 421mm.


English, Hexham Violins, 2006

Two piece back of bold medium flame. Golden brown varnish. L.O.B. 16 1/8”, 410mm.


English, Hexham Violins, 2006

Two piece back of broad bold flame. Medium golden brown varnish. L.O.B. 16 1/8”, 410mm.


English, Hexham Violins, 2007

Two piece back of bold flame. Antiqued varnish. L.O.B. 15 9/16”, 396mm.


French, J. Thibouville-Lamy, ca1890

Two piece back of faint flame. Antiqued light brown varnish. Good playing condition. L.O.B. 15 13/16”, 402mm.


French, Jean-Baptiste Colin, 1900. Two piece back of narrow flame.

Golden red brown varnish. Excellent condition and good playing order. L.O.B. 15 13/16”, 402mm.


German, Klotz family, unlabelled

Two piece back of narrow faint flame. Medium golden brown varnish. In excellent restored condition and playing order. L.O.B. 15 3/16”, 386mm.


German, Neuner and Hornsteiner, Mittenwald (Baiern) 1878

One piece back of narrow faint flame. Red brown varnish. Excellent condition.L.O.B.15 9/16”, 396mm.


Klotz Viola c1800
SOLD

LOB 15.25"

Klotz Viola c1800 Front
Klotz Viola c1800 Scroll
Klotz Viola c1800 Back

Modern English viola by Wilfred G. Saunders

Modern English viola by Wilfred G. Saunders. Labelled inside, Sir Richard Scott Viola, 1996. In excellent condition and playing order. L.O.B. 16.5".

£12000.00


Modern Italian School, Andrea Pontedoro workshop, 2006

Two piece back of medium flame. Pale golden brown varnish. L.O.B. 16 9/16”, 421mm.


Setup, Repair & Bow Rehairs

A instrument setup typically consists of: Cleaning and polishing, new pegs, top nut, shooting and reprofiling fingerboard, handcut bridge individually made for the instrument, sound post, good set of strings, modern tailpiece, tailgut and fine tuner. Please contact us for further information.

Bow rehairs, using top quality Mongolian horse-hair, are £40.00 for violin bows and £45.00 for cello bows.

A same day service is often available by arrangement. Please contact us for further information.