Elegant French Master Violin by Louis Fricot, c.1910

This fine French master violin has a stylish vertically positioned scroll. With its high table and gentle fluting, this violin was crafted using the finest tone woods. The orange brownish oil varnish gives the top a fine historical look and accentuates the deep flaming of the two-piece maple back. This instrument carries a bright, sweet sound which combines clarity with brilliance and resonance.

 

Maker: Louis Fricot

Provenance: Poussay

Year: c. 1910

Tone: Bright, sweet, mature, open

Length of back 35.4 cm

Elegant French Master Violin by Louis Fricot, c.1910