Georges Chanot £35,000

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Chanot Scroll

Chanot FrontChanot Back

Length of back: 29¾” (755mm) 
String length: 27½” (698mm)

Price: £35,000 (Cello Exchange)

A handsome, powerful and expressive  instrument made by this fine maker in Manchester in 1895, following his Guarneri model.  This cello is in excellent condition and offers the player an extraordinary tonal range: the bass is deep and cavernous and the treble is rich, clear
and soloistic.

Labelled:

MADE BY
GA CHANOT
VIOLIN, VIOLA, VIOLONCELLO &
BOW MAKER & RESTORER
MANCHESTER AD 1895
No 52 Model of Joseph Guarnerius Fils
(branded ‘Silver Medal Liverpool 1880’ on right hand side of label)

Inscribed at the end pin:

G A Chanot
No 52
Manchester
1895

Here is a 20 second recording of this cello: 


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