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Cello
Cellos
1. 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
2. JOHANN CHRISTOPH LEIDOLFF, Vienna, 1753, a well preserved Viennese cello in the Stainer tradition, Certificate by Reuning & Son, Boston, 748mm (Our #32317) INQUIRE
3. CHARLES HARRIS, Woodstock/London, 1817, The very fine work of Charles Harris, Jr., Certificate by Wm. Moennig & Son, Philadelphia, (Our #31338) INQUIRE
4. 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
5. NICOLAS AUGUSTIN CHAPPUY, Paris, (Our #32349) INQUIRE
6. ETIENNE LAPREVOTTE, Marseille/Paris, 1838, Laprevotte was from Marseilles, and worked mostly in Paris until 1857, 754mm (Our #32257) INQUIRE
7. 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) INQUIRE
8. GUY RABUT, 1995, 758mm (Our #31376) $40,000.
9. 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.
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. JASON STARKIE, Seattle, 2018, A Rogeri model cello with fine finish and sound. This instrument won the Certificate of Merit for Tone in the Cello category in of the the 2018 VSA International competition., 731mm (Our #32489) $28,000.
15. SAMUEL PAYTON, Philadelphia, 2016, J. B. Guadagnini model, string length 674mm, length of back 715mm, 715mm (Our #31529) $25,000.
16. STANLEY KIERNOZIAK, Chicago, 2007, 755mm (Our #32320) $22,500.
17. CHRISTOPHER JACOBY, 2016, a Domenico Montagnana model with stunning varnish & extraordinarily handsome wood, string length 689mm, 740mm (Our #31525) $22,000.
18. FERNANDO ARICHI, Cremona, 2001, a nice quality Stradivari model from a graduate of the violin making school in Cremona, 752mm (Our #26352) $20,000.
19. SAMUEL PAYTON, Philadelphia, 2010, a handmade Ruggieri model cello with nice full proportions and strong sound, 732mm (Our #29638) $18,000.
20. ERNST HEINRICH ROTH, Markneukirchen, c.1925, 768mm (Our #31997) $18,000.
21. SCOTTISH, Aberdeen, c.1790-1840, possibly the work of George Thompson or that of Thomas Jamieson, 750mm (Our #26753) $18,000.
22. JOHN BURDETTE, Merchantville, 2009, this maker's Stradivari model with strong resonance and articulation, string length 687mm, 738mm (Our #30946) $15,000.
23. 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.
24. 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.
25. 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.
26. ROMAN TELLER, 2013, (Our #32166) $9,000.
27. CRACOVIA WORKSHOP, Poland, 2007, in the style of J. B. Guadagnini, string length 689mm, 736mm (Our #31187) $8,500.
28. MITTENWALD SCHOOL, Germany, c.1970s, labeled: Giancarlo Giordani/ di Napoli. Anno 1957, 756mm (Our #32435) $7,000.
29. GLOBAL, China, New, a Stradivari model with very attractive wood and varnish and a strong clear sound, 756mm (Our #32244) $6,000.
30. WILLIAM WEAVER, MADE FOR, Germany, 1991, a substantial Stradivari model with a large full sound, 756mm (Our #31680) $5,200.
31. 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.
32. GUNTHER PRAGER, 2002, 3/4-size Matteo Gofriller model, 693 (Our #32239) $2,500.
33. 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.
34. KAY, 1950s, 762mm (Our #25859) $800.
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35. JULIUS HEBERLEIN, Markneukirchen, c.1900, labeled: Julius Heberlein's Maggini/ Manufactured for Oliver Ditson Company/ Boston, New York, and Philadelphia, 754mm (Our #32299) $6,500.