Rare 18th century Italian violin by Giuseppe Caveleri, labelled Joseph Caveleri fecit Genuae anno Salutis 1736, the two piece back of a medium curl with similar wood to the sides and head, the table of a medium width grain and a varnish of a golden brown colour, 13 15/16″, 35.40cm

**This instrument is the property of an Australian ex-professional violinist. It was used in concerts with leading Australian orchestras, mainly The Melbourne & Adelaide Symphony and Chamber Orchestras and has been played at famous venues including The Sydney Opera House, Royal Albert Hall and Concertgebouw in Amsterdam**

Sold for £8000