1824 McConnell Nicolaus Gagliano II cello

Instruments

1824 McConnell Nicolaus Gagliano II cello

Made by Nicolo Gagliano, whose family played an important part in the art of Italian violin making. Over 20 members of this family are known to have worked in Naples from the end of the 17th century to recent times.

  • Donated by the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation
  • Acquired: 2000
  • Value: $600,000.