From the archive: a violin by Nicolo Gagliano, Naples, 1780


This illustration of a 1780 Nicolo Gagliano violin was published in The Strad, July 1936. The following text is extracted from an article accompanying the photographs: The pristine condition of this example prompts us to consider how much longer will the violins of Amati, Stradivarius and ...

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