A rare, very fine French violin bow by Francois Xavier Tourte, ca. 1810

A rare, superb French violin bow made by Francois Xavier Tourte ca. 1810 with frog and button made by Isaac Salchow. This is a fine example, also a soloist level sounding and handling bow. The length of the stick is 72.5 cm and the weight of the bow is 61 g.

Certificates: Isaac Salchow, New York

Country of Origin

France, Paris, France

Maker

Francois Xavier Tourte

Year

1800 – 1850

Price Range

$100,000 and up

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