A fine German cello by Johann Glass, Leipzig 1926. Insurance evaluation for 230 thousand kr.
Price 200 000 SEK
Johann Glass was repairer and restorer for the famous Gewandhausorchester Leipzig and worked until his high age of 80 years. The broad model is after Stradivarius showing a strong, self-confident personal influence. The glossy varnish is an oil varnish of a luminous golden-orange reddish color, quite typical for this master, decorated by tasteful antiqueings.