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Meyers-Halvarson Violin, Nashville, Michigan, 1963

Meyers-Halvarson Violin, Nashville, Michigan, 1963 | F2 S5346

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SHAR Price: $8,000

Item# F2 S5346

Availability: In Stock

About This Item

A very powerful, brilliant and sonorous violin, well-suited to a solo performer. This violin is in near perfect condition. The back is of two pieces of quarter sawn maple. The top is of fine-grained straight spruce. Varnish is very carefully hand-applied, with subtle shading, in red-orange over a golden ground.

Anders Halvarson was born in Sweden in 1900, immigrating to the United States in 1923. He worked in the William Lewis shop in Chicago, receiving the highest level of training from the revered American violinmaker, Carl Becker, Sr. He later settled permanently in the village of Nashville, Michigan, bringing with him his outstanding supply of fine-quality European wood. There, he owned a music store and continued making violins until his death, in 1971. Halvarson’s workmanship is first rate and very highly regarded to this day by makers that trained with him. Although he is not well-known, his body of work leaves little doubt that he was one of the finest American violinmakers of the 20th century.

Back length – 356mm

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1-Year Limited Warranty
This item comes with Shar's 1 year warranty covering defects of workmanship or materials. General wear and tear or mis-use are not covered. Non-transferable.

30-Day No Hassle Return Policy
If you are not satisfied with this item for any reason, you may return it for a full refund within 30 days of purchase.

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