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VIOLE D'AMOUR DE COLLIN MEZIN Viola d'amore
(Ref : VIOA001)
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VIOLA D'AMORE BY COLLIN MEZIN

Viola d'amore by COLLIN MEZIN Charles Jean Baptiste Leon aka Charley (1910-1987) made in Mirecourt (France) in 1934 especially for Mister Emile Moëbs viola soloist of the Opera of Algiers and violin professor.
Two piece table of spruce of narrow grain opening out towards the flanks, double stringing, two flamed shaped soundholes.
Asymetrical ebony tailpiece and fingerboard.
One piece back of maple of large curl, double stringing.
Maple ribs.
Maple neck terminates in a pegbox with a blindfolded female head.
Rosewood pegs, seven bowed strings, seven sympathetic strings.
Ivory buttons
Varnish of an orange-brown colour on gold ground.

Signed label :
                                   Faite spécialement pour Monsieur E. Moëbs
                                                  Ch. J.B. COLLIN MEZIN
                                                        1934 Luthier
                                      GRAND PRIX Exposition Universelle 1900
                                                             PARIS

Total length : 811 mm
Length of the back : 418 mm

VIOLE D'AMOUR DE COLLIN MEZIN
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Viole d'amour de BAZIN RENE, Lille, 1933
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