Italian violin by Evasio Emilio Guerra, G.F. Pressenda model, 1951

A very fine Italian violin made by Evasio Emilio Guerra in Turin in 1951, as indicated on original label. Guerra was a superb master with great skills and talent. He was definitely one of the best and most interesting makers of 20th century. This is a wonderful example made with inspiration of Giovanni Francesco Pressenda model. It is in exceptionally fine state of preservation. The sound is of a superb quality, mature, brilliant with excellent projection, suitable for a solo performer. The length over the back is 35.4 cm.

Certificates: A. Gartsman violins

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Country of Origin

Turin, Italy


Evasio Emilio Guerra


1950 – 2000

Price Range

$100,000 and up

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