1768 Miller Januarius Gagliano violin

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1768 Miller Januarius Gagliano violin

This violin bears the original label by its maker, Januarius Gagliano. Gagliano came from a family of luthiers based in Naples, Italy, and the patriarch Alessandro Gagliano having worked in Cremona with his contemporary Antonio Stradivari. The violin is characteristic of Gagliano’s work and is in an excellent state of preservation.

  • Loaned by Mrs. Miller (Toronto)
  • Acquired: 2012
  • Value: $375,000.