Master Violin Enrico Marchetti 1928 Turin Italy
Enrico Marchetti Violin 4/4 1928 Turin Italy.
Master violin 4/4 size built of a master in the last years of his life in 1928 in Turin. The violin has a historical and collection value. Violin is in the perfect condition.
Biography of Enrico Marchetti - John Dilworth
MARCHETTI, Enrico Born 1855 Milan, died 1930 Turin Italy. Regarded as the best Turin maker of the 20th century. Trained with L. Bajoni and G. Rossi in Milan, worked in Turin from c.1874, initially with B. Giofffredo (Rinaldi) and subsequently with A. Guadagnini. A prize awarded to Guadagnini in the year of his death, 1881 was later disputed by Marchetti, who had made the instrument on Guadagnini’s behalf. Established independently in that year at 10 Piazza Vittorio Emanuele I. Awards at many exhibitions: Turin 1884, Antwerp and Paris 1885, Paris 1886, and Toulouse 1887. Resident in Cuorgné 1893-1912, during which time he exhibited in Milan 1894 and Turin 1898. Assisted by his son Vittorio.
Biography of Enrico Marchetti - Willibald Leo Lütgendorff
Ein besserer Meister aus der zweiten Hälfte des 19. Jahrhunderts, der u. A. 1885 eine silberne Medaille in Antwerpen erhalten hat.
Biography of Enrico Marchetti - Cecie Stainer
A maker of good instruments in Turin in the 19th century.
Info from Amati Auction