DHV:
1586
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

I, Naples

Maker:

Raffaele & Antonio

Gagliano

Date:

18..

Raffaele ed Antonio Gagliano / Fabbricanti e Negotianti / Di Violini, Violoncelli, Contrabassi, / e Corde armoniche / Strada Sedile di S. Giuseppe n. 17 primo piano

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

I, Verona

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Private collection

No. of Strings:

7

Catalog Number:

Head:

Scroll

Previous Owner:

Renato Scrollavezza (luthier), Parma, -1983

Measurements:

Body Length:

66

String Length:

Rib Depth:

12

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

Information Source:

Owner to TGM, 5/11

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Rasi 2014a (front [color]); [unpublished, from owner 5/11: F 7/8, FB+S body only, head F+S, bass F-hole, label (color)]

Rasi 2016 (Marais solo); Rasi 2000 (Marais); Rasi 2014 (CPE Bach); Rasi 1992 (JS Bach)

Bought in 1983 with cello neck; restored with 6 strings by Guy Derat (Paris) in 1984; converted to 7 strings by Franco Giraud (Florence) in 1990. Label undated but must be 19th century: Raffaele lived c. 1790-1857, Antonio (II) 1778-1860. Also used on ensemble recordings by Accademia Strumentale Italiana, including Rasi 2014a (Concerto di Viole, played by Leonardo Bortolotto) and others not explicitly documented.