A fine, rare French cello bow by Fonclause, ca. 1830-1835.

A fine, rare old French cello bow made by Claude Joseph Fonclause ca. 1830-1835 in Mirecourt or Paris, France. The frog and button are later made and not original to the stick. The stick is excellent quality red brown amourette, round, strong with a perfect balance, good handling and high level, beautiful sound. The length of the stick is 68.9 cm, the weight of the bow is 81 g.  Certified by Alex Gartsman.

Country of Origin

France

Maker

Fonclause, Claude Joseph

Price Range

$20,000 – $35,000

Year

1800 – 1850

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