The Great Bowmakers from the 19th and 20th Century: 114 exceptional Children´s Violin Bows Leporello

Exceptional Child Violin Bows from 7/8th size down to a mere 1/16th size bows from 19th and 20th Century French Makers like Husson, Sartory, Lamy, Martin, Ouchard etc. to Contemporary French Masters like Thomachot, Fournier, Bernard. Not to forget German Masters like Leicht, Gabriel, Dirr and the English school represented by the Hill & son … The Great Bowmakers from the 19th and 20th Century: 114 exceptional Children´s Violin Bows Leporello weiterlesen

The Darling Ivory Project Part I – The Great Bowmakers from the 21th Century: 18 exceptional Contemporary bows with Ivory mountings

The Great Bowmakers from the 21th Century: 18 exceptional Contemporary bows with Ivory mountings made with pre convention CITES certified ivory. May 2017, NEWS …from Cologne  The 2015 Darling Ivory Project has been successfully ended with the adoption of 7 years for each of the 18 baby African elephants, which were financed by 18 donated bows by 18 … The Darling Ivory Project Part I – The Great Bowmakers from the 21th Century: 18 exceptional Contemporary bows with Ivory mountings weiterlesen

Visit to Moskau-Glinka Museum / State Collection: for Kittel bows

Visit to Moskau-Glinka Museum / State Collection: as „Kittel“ bows sold for world record prices even AFTER the publication was presented, it seems that wishful thinking for authenticity is still widely spread! But probably human, though naive! Although uncompetent expertise do come out sooner or later! Here some images from our Moscow visit at the Glinka Museum:

Nikolai Kittel – Addendum, Visit to Moskau-Glinka Museum / State Collection: for Kittel bows in Russia

Visit to Moskau-Glinka Museum / State Collection: as „Kittel“ bows sold for world record prices even AFTER the publication was presented, it seems that wishful thinking for authenticity is still widely spread! But probably human, though naive! Although uncompetent expertise do come out sooner or later! Here some images from our Moscow visit at the Glinka Museum: