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Lot 125

A violin by Giovanni Battista Guadagnini

Turin, circa 1774

labelled Johannes Baptista Guadagnini Cremonensis fecit Taurini 177* GBGT
length of back 1315/16in., 35.4cm.

Provenance
This violin has been in the same family of musicians for over 100 years. It was bought by the current owner's great-grandfather, Ettore Perugia, in 1916 or 1917 for his daughter, Tina.... read more

Lot 125

A violin by Giovanni Battista Guadagnini

Turin, circa 1774

labelled Johannes Baptista Guadagnini Cremonensis fecit Taurini 177* GBGT
length of back 1315/16in., 35.4cm.

Provenance
This violin has been in the same family of musicians for over 100 years. It was bought by the current owner's great-grandfather, Ettore Perugia, in 1916 or 1917 for his daughter, Tina. Tina Perugia was a child prodigy and gave concerts and recitals throughout Italy until her marriage in 1928. She also gave a command performance for Mussolini. When she married, her huband insisted that she gave up her career, but she kept her violin until 1972, when she gave it to her granddaughter, the current owner.

£250,000-350,000

GBP£250,000.00 - £350,000.00
EUR€280,000.00 - €392,000.00
AUD$450,000.00 - $630,000.00
JPY¥36,937,500.00 - ¥51,712,500.00
KRW₩366,220,000.00 - ₩512,708,000.00
CHFCHF315,000.00 - CHF441,000.00
USD$327,500.00 - $458,500.00

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GBP£250,000.00 - £350,000.00
EUR€280,000.00 - €392,000.00
AUD$450,000.00 - $630,000.00
JPY¥36,937,500.00 - ¥51,712,500.00
KRW₩366,220,000.00 - ₩512,708,000.00
CHFCHF315,000.00 - CHF441,000.00
USD$327,500.00 - $458,500.00