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August Barbe

Circa 1950

Round Pernambuco wood stick mounted in silver and ebony; frog with pearl eyes; three part adjuster; unbranded; excellent condition;

weight = 60g.


August Barbe is a fine bow maker who may have learned from C.N. Bazin and worked for both Gand Freres and later, Gand & Bernadel in Paris. He worked in both Paris and Mirecourt.  This is a rare and lovely bow in extremely fine condition.

[Certificate Bernard Millant 2003] 

Ref: SVB142

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