MV11/ 19B German, Dresden-style Violin, Lablelled ‘Gasparo Da Salo’, Circa 1890-1900
MV11/ 19B German, Dresden-style Violin, Circa 1890-1900. Labelled ‘Cope de Gaspar Da Salo, in Brescia’. With Alphayue violin strings. Length of back: 35.9 cms
Two-piece back of wide grain and tight figure. Narrow-grain front. Amber-brown varnish. Ebony fittings and Wittner tailpiece. String length: 33 cms.
Francois Caussin (1794 -1866) specialised in copying the earlier Italian makers. Subsequently, he was a much-copied maker himself.