Didier Nicolas Circa. 1820
A good French violin by Didier Nicolas, The one piece back of close rippled maple, the ribs and scroll of a broader rippled maple. The two-piece front of medium-fine grained pine. Varnish of an even brown colour.
Sound: Bright, free, lively.
Principle dimensions: length of back 363mm, body stop 195mm, Neck stop 130mm
Letter of authenticity by: Philip Brown violins