Paul Ritter Violin c.1940

A good example of this maker’s starting series of instruments, with the original label. Perfect tonal balance and versatile dynamic range, suitable for a very wide variety of styles. Nice wood selection, showing typical careful work. The back is of two piece flamed maple. The top of fine grained straight spruce. Tastefully shaded varnish in a reddish brown over yellow ground, showing even wear and good care.

Paul Ritter
A second generation violin maker, Paul Ritter II was born in 1896. Studying first with his father, later with Neumarker, he established his workshop in Schöneck after 1887, located in the well-known violin making region of far eastern Germany. He was known for careful restoration work, and was a skilled copyist of classic Italian instruments.

Violin # F1 S5263A

Learn more about: German Violin Making Tradition

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A good example of this maker’s starting series of instruments, with the original label. Perfect tonal balance and versatile dynamic range, suitable for a very wide variety of styles. Nice wood selection, showing typical careful work. The back is of two piece flamed maple. The top of fine grained straight spruce. Tastefully shaded varnish in a reddish brown over yellow ground, showing even wear and good care.

Paul Ritter
A second generation violin maker, Paul Ritter II was born in 1896. Studying first with his father, later with Neumarker, he established his workshop in Schöneck after 1887, located in the well-known violin making region of far eastern Germany. He was known for careful restoration work, and was a skilled copyist of classic Italian instruments.

Violin # F1 S5263A

Learn more about: German Violin Making Tradition

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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.

If you have any questions about this product's warranty or to make a return, please contact our Customer Service Department at 800.793.4334 or email us at [email protected]

A good example of this maker’s starting series of instruments, with the original label. Perfect tonal balance and versatile dynamic range, suitable for a very wide variety of styles. Nice wood selection, showing typical careful work. The back is of two piece flamed maple. The top of fine grained straight spruce. Tastefully shaded varnish in a reddish brown over yellow ground, showing even wear and good care.

Paul Ritter
A second generation violin maker, Paul Ritter II was born in 1896. Studying first with his father, later with Neumarker, he established his workshop in Schöneck after 1887, located in the well-known violin making region of far eastern Germany. He was known for careful restoration work, and was a skilled copyist of classic Italian instruments.

Violin # F1 S5263A

Learn more about: German Violin Making Tradition

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.

If you have any questions about this product's warranty or to make a return, please contact our Customer Service Department at 800.793.4334 or email us at [email protected]

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