Cello by Joseph Hill 1769/70


Labelled, Joseph Hill and Sons Makers, at the Harp and Flute, in the Haymarket, London. 1770.

Back length 754mm (29 5/8")
Body stop length 388mm
String length 680mm

A stunning example of his work with highly figured close grain wood on the back, even close grain on the front, and a deep red brown varnish on a golden brown ground.


Tony Padday Luthier, Banks House, Chesterblade, Nr Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 4QX   Tel 01749 880108