Gaetano Gadda

SKU: C6102 Categories: , , Product ID: 6102


C6102, Cello by Gadda, Gaetano 1949 Mantova (Property of a Soloist) 

An exceptional example of the work of Gaetano Gadda in Mantua 1949. The Two piece back of very even and fine rippled maple, the neck and ribs of similar wood. The front of very even grained Spruce. The whole is tastefully coated in a warm orange brown varnish. The label reads: GAETANO GADDA di MANTOVA/ Premiato con Medaglia d’Oro/ Allievo de STEFFANO SCAREMPELLA/ Fece in  Mantova anno 1949.  

Branded on the lower rib, the front and on the label GG (enclosed in a square)  

It’s clear when looking at this cello why Gadda won gold prize. 

Sound: Strong soloistic, a power house.  (if you would like to be sent a recording of the cello being played, please request by email)

Condition: Very good, a few signs of use and crack free. 

Principle dimensions: Back 756mm, Body Stop 400mm, Neck stop 277mm, String length 687mm 

Certificate/letter of authenticity by: Philip Brown Violins (other by request) 

Price: £ Please ask