Amati Mangenot violin

Amati Mangenot violin


Made in Bordeaux, 1927.


Amati Mangenot (1901 – 1966) trained in Mirecourt with his father, Paul Alexandre Mangenot, and with Albert and Emile (II) Laurent in Brussels, before settling in Bordeaux in 1925.  This violin is a good example of his work.  Although the varnish shows wear, unlike some others shown on various websites, this instrument has not been over-varnished and is entirely original, apart from the replacement boxwood pegs.

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