Bow Type: Cello Bow
Item #: xxx-677
Maker: Louis Gillet
Description: Born in Nancy France in 1891. Died in 1970. Apprenticed in Mirecourt. Collaborated with Jules Fetique from 1934 to 1946. Then in 1946 he worked with Georges Dupuy, Son-in-law to Eugene Sartory, for a period of time. The stick is octagonal and has a length of 69.05 cm. It is of an orange-brown pernambuco which has a few random figurations and is of very good quality. The model of the head is typical of Gillet’s work from this period. The frog is of ebony and silver and has a mother-of-pearl eye encircled by a silver ring in each side. The button is of silver on ebony and its collar has a slight second cut. This bow is currently in excellent condition. Certified by Paul Childs. Weight: 82.5 grams.
Terms: This fine bow has been hand selected for addition to our catalog and is available for examination and trial. If you wish to inquire further about this bow, please contact us using the green button at the top of this listing or call 1-818-762-1374 during business hours.