Violin by J. Levest, France 1928
The tone of this violin is warm, mellow and sweet.
It has a fine to medium grained top and a tightly flamed two-piece back with matching ribs and scroll The scroll itself is elegantly carved. with matching ribs and scroll. The varnish has a lovely, leathery texture and is an amber ground moving to a medium brown top coat
This violin is Stainer-inspired.
Length of back: 351mm