From the archive: a viola by A. and H. Amati, 1619


This illustration of a 1619 A. and H. Amati viola was published in The Strad, July 1924. The following text is extracted from an article accompanying the photographs: This specimen was undoubtedly originally in the set of Amati instruments at the Pitti Palace in Florence, which ...

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