A very rare, old Italian certified viola Bartolomeo Bimbi, Florence, 1793, SUPERB! A very rare, old, superb Italian viola by Bartolomeo Bimbi made in Florence in 1797, as indicated on the maker's label, certified by J.This is a museum quality article, extraordinarily beautiful example, ready to play with an outstanding tonal characteristics. The sound has one of a kind old Italian quality, wonderful range of colors, easy resonance, projecting power and focus, suitable for a solo performer. This instrument is made with an nspiration of Nicolo Amati model with elegant outline, length over the back is of 15 inch, quite high ribs and excellent arching. As a result of all mentioned above, this viola is very easy to play on but regardless of a smaller length over the back it has all the quality, power and depth of serious concert instrument.
Highly recommended to a fine player with a solo approach or a demanding collector. The instrument is in a fine state of preservation.Thank you and good luck! Use this space to type a message that will automatically be added to all your item listings. FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. Make your listings stand out with FREE Vendio custom templates! The item "A very rare, old Italian certified viola Bartolomeo Bimbi, Florence, 1793, SUPERB" is in sale since Saturday, August 24, 2013. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\String\Orchestral\Violas". The seller is "mariam94" and is located in VIRGINIA. This item can be shipped worldwide.