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Carl R. Kessler violin Dresden 1920

Carl R. Kessler violin Dresden 1920

$4,200.00
Code: VN#5619

Description:

 

This 4/4 German violin has a sound that is bassy, complex, and responsive.

It bears a printed label that reads:

 

MADE IN THE ATELIER OF

CARL R. KESSLER

DRESDEN 1920

 

The back of this violin is formed from two pieces of quarter-cut maple, marked by narrow-width flame, which slants slightly downward from the center joint. The wood on the ribs and scroll is similar to that of the back. The grain of the two-piece spruce top is straight and narrow, widening slightly towards the flanks.

The instrument is covered with a light orange-brown varnish, over a pale gold ground. It is in great condition, with minimal cosmetic wear to the varnish.

 

Measurements:

Length – 36 cm
Upper Bouts – 16.9 cm
Middle Bouts – 11.4 cm
Lower Bouts – 20.9 cm

V:3
B:2

Bassy, complex, responsive

Article number: VN#5619
Availability: In stock

Description:

 

This 4/4 German violin has a sound that is bassy, complex, and responsive.

It bears a printed label that reads:

 

MADE IN THE ATELIER OF

CARL R. KESSLER

DRESDEN 1920

 

The back of this violin is formed from two pieces of quarter-cut maple, marked by narrow-width flame, which slants slightly downward from the center joint. The wood on the ribs and scroll is similar to that of the back. The grain of the two-piece spruce top is straight and narrow, widening slightly towards the flanks.

The instrument is covered with a light orange-brown varnish, over a pale gold ground. It is in great condition, with minimal cosmetic wear to the varnish.

 

Measurements:

Length – 36 cm
Upper Bouts – 16.9 cm
Middle Bouts – 11.4 cm
Lower Bouts – 20.9 cm

V:3
B:2

Bassy, complex, responsive

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