The Caussin workshop specialised in producing antiqued instruments for the London and Paris trade, but in the early years their instruments were made to extremely high quality, and the work of the family – Francois-Nicolas and Hippolyte are highly revered,…
A Fine French Violoncello by Hippolyte Caussin, Neufchatel, circa 1860
Lockey Hill had a prolific and varied career. This example shows enormous influence from his father, Joseph making it one of the most attractive models to come from his workshop, with especially elegant Amati-styling around the soundholes. An excellent and…
A fine English violoncello by Lockey Hill, London circa 1790
A very powerful cello exemplifying the best Mirecourt workmanship of the early nineteenth century.
A fine French violoncello by Laurent Bourlier (III), Mirecourt, circa 1820
A fine English violoncello by Alexander Kennedy for John Johnson