Bow Type: Violin Bow
Maker: Claude Thomassin
Description: Claude Auguste Tomassin was born in Mirecourt, France to a family of saddle, bow, and violin makers. At the age of eighteen, he completed his training with C.N. Bazin and moved to Paris to work for the Gand & Bernadel firm. While in Paris, his work consistently improved and was influenced by the greatest European bow styling at the time. Often praised for his prolific yet astonishingly high quality bows, he is one of the most prominent French bow makers. This particular bow is in pristine condition; silver and ebony mounted with a round stick. Excellent playing bow, evenly balanced, and a beautiful staccato. Suited for the greatest musicians and collectors. Weight: 58.6 grams. Certified by Paul Childs of NY, NY.
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.