Gallery

  • 25_11_16
    Gallery

    From the Archive: a violin by Michael Platner, Rome, 1728

    2016-11-28T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by Michael Platner was published in The Strad, June1984. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:Michael Platner of Rome is an important violin maker whose work is recognised and sought after, ye

  • Stradivarius
    Gallery

    From the Archive: the 'Bucher' Stradivarius violin, 1683

    2016-11-07T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of the Stradivarius 'Bucher' violin was published in The Strad, April1984. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:The violin illustrated is the 'Bucher' of 1683. Stradivari was a mere stripling of

  • 28_10_16_wide
    Gallery

    From the Archive: a violin by Augusto Pollastri, Bologna, 1908

    2016-10-31T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a 1908 violin by Augusto Pollastri was published in The Strad, January 1984. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:Modern Bolognese violin makers acknowledge Raffaele Fiorini (1823-98) as sole

  • tennant
    Gallery

    From the Archive: the 'Lady Tennant' Stradivarius violin, 1699

    2016-10-24T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of the 'Lady Tennant' Stradivari was published in The Strad, November 1983. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:The Hill book on Stradivari reminds us that the 1690 decade coincides with the master's achie

  • Tertis
    Gallery

    Trinity Laban Conservatoire acquires Tertis-White Collection

    2016-10-24T00:00:00Z

    Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance has acquired the Tertis-White Collection - an archive of material relating to the great British violist Lionel Tertis. The collection was put toge

  • 14_10_16
    Gallery

    From the Archive: a violin by Carlo Bergonzi, Cremona, c.1730

    2016-10-17T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of the a violin by Carlo Bergonzi was published in The Strad, November 1983. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:The violin illustrated on our front cover was made by Carl

  • 7_10_16
    Gallery

    From the Archive: the Stradivarius 'Barjansky' cello, 1684

    2016-10-10T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of the Barjansky Stradivarius cello was published in The Strad, August 1983. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:Sotheby's auction on 23 June was another of their marathon events, divided into two sessio

  • 30_9_16
    Gallery

    From the Archive: a Stradivarius violin from the 1695 period

    2016-10-03T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by Antonio Stradivari was published in The Strad, April 1983. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:This violin, which is not recorded in any of the books listing Stradivari's works, belongs to t

  • 23_9_161
    Gallery

    From the Archive: a violin by J.B. Salomon, 1750

    2016-09-26T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by Jean Baptiste-Deshayes Salomon was published in The Strad, April 1983. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:The work of Jean Baptiste-Deshayes Salomon is definitely Italianate and appears

  • 16_9_16
    Gallery

    From the Archive: Antonius and Hieronymus Amati 'Henry IV' violin, Cremona, 1595

    2016-09-19T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by Antonius and Hieronymus Amati was published in The Strad, April 1983. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:Decorated violins are as old as the instrument itself. Andrea Amati of Cremona, cr