German violin bow made by Johann Wilhelm Knopf ca. 1870.
A very fine German violin bow made by Johann Wilhelm Knopf ca. 1870. This is an exceptionally beautiful example in a fine state of preservation. The stick is dark red brown pernambuco of superior choice and figuration, octagonal, strong with a perfect flexibility, fine balance and a first class sound. The length of the stick is 72.7 cm and the weight of the bow is 61 g. This bow is a wonderful example, suitable for a fine musician, including a solo performer.
Certificates: A.Gartsman violins.
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Johann Wilhelm. Knopf
$20,000 – $35,000
1850 – 1900