A visitor to the workshop in June 2013 for a rehair; can you guess the maker?

   

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The Carrodus Tubbs - dream on!

  

Another visitor in August 2013

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Francois Xavier Tourte - again dream on!

 

Here is a selection of some our bows as at 24th September 2017

 

French Violin Bows

 

Grandini violin bow

Grandini by J T Lamy of Mirecourt C1920; silk/silver lapping; #13/9; $2,495.00 Sold April 2017 - another in the workshop - soon to reappear;

  

Workshop of Laberte; stamped “Tourte”; round pernambucco stick; nickel mounted ebony frog; Certificate from Raffin of Paris; $2,750.00

 

"L Morizot"; round armourette stick, half mounted nickel frog with single eye; 3 part screw; silk/silver lapping; #14/161 $1,995.00 Shown below:

Morizot bow frogMorizot bow tip

   

V J Ferelli by Marc Laberte of Mirecourt; round pernambucco stick; $2,495.00

  

above: V J Ferelli

F Jacquot a Nancy” by Prosper Colas; pernambucco stick; nickel mounted; #12/153 $2,000.00

  

above: F Jacquot a Nancy

ARY France Initiation model; made in the South of France; pernambucco stick; nickel mounted $595.00

Pascal Franck by ARY; round pernambucco stick; silver mounted $1,995.00

 

English, Australian, Swiss, German &  PRC Violin bows

 

James E Ellender Sydney 2016; round pernambucco stick; silver mounted ebony frog; imitation whalebone grip; $1,595.00 - currently on trial

Ellender violin bow

above: Violin bow by James E Ellender 2016

 

 

W E Hill & Sons made by Arthur Barnes 1931, stamped HILL; pernambucco stick, silver mounted frog & tip, imitation whalebone lapping; very good condition.

 

 

Albert Nurnberger made in Germany C1920; pernambucco stick; silver mounted; good condition

 

 

Richard Weichold violin bow; silver mounted; silver tip; silver slide, eyes & button, excellent condition; made circa 1890; #16/194 $3,995.00

 

*Egidius Dörfler*** made in Germany 2016; special edition; silver mounted; #16/152; $2,450.00

 

 

*Egidius Dörfler*** made in Germany 2016; special edition; silver mounted; #16/153; $2,350.00

 

*Egidius Dörfler***made in Germany 2016; round pernambucco stick; silver mounted frog , screw & frog with engraving; stunning example of their work.  $2,195.00 (sold August 2017)  

Lanza made in Guangzhou PRC, nickel mounted, pernambucco stick, $369.00

Articul carbon fibre bow; ebony frog, round stick, $165.00

FPS carbon fibre bow; ebony frog, round stick; $82.00

FPS standard violin bow; sizes 4/4 down to 1/16; $58.00

 

Viola Bows

Gerome Devoivre Mirecourt France, round pernambucco stick, nickel mounted frog with a Parisienne eye and one part button; $4,750.00

  

above: Gerome Devoire Mirecourt France

James E Ellender, made in Sydney 2016, silver mounted frog; round pernambucco stick; imitation whalebone grip; $1,695.00

  

above: J E Ellender 2015

*Egidius Dörfler*** made in Germany; round pernambucco stick; silver mounted ebony frog with large format mother of pearl eye; square heel on frog; elegant work. #13/172 $1,995.00 (Sold September 2017)

Dorfler viola tip   Dorfler viola frog

above: Dorfler viola bow

M Lanza made in Guangzhou PRC, silver mounted frog with Parisienne eye, pernambucco stick, $645.00

Lanza made in Guangzhou PRC, nickel mounted, pernambucco stick, $399.00

 

Cello Bows

 

Dorfler cello tip   Dorfler cello frog

Engraved Dorfler tip   Engraved Dorfler frog

above: Dorfler cello bow

*Egidius Dörfler*** made in Germany 2013; round or octagonal pernambucco stick; silver mounted frog , bone tip; (same as the bow above but without the silver tip), another great example of their work. #13/174 $2,195.00 (sorry - sold March 2015)

James E Ellender Sydney; made 2016; round pernambucco stick; silver mounted; silver button; ebony frog with rounded heel; (imitation) whalebone lapping; $1,795.00 

Ellender cello bow

above: Cello bow by James E Ellender in 2016

Bass Bows

ARY France German model; pernambucco stick; nickel mounted $1,195.00

ARY France French model; pernambucco stick; nickel mounted $995.00