Roger Hansell, is a renowned British Luthier. His reputation has developed over many years for making exceptional copies of historic instruments. Roger studied Fine Art under Patrick Reyntiens and Cecil Collins at the Central School of Art in London. He was inspired by their teaching which stressed the importance of craftsmanship in art and art in craftsmanship and this principle can be traced throughout his work. After beginning his career in Italy, he has been based in the market town of Leyburn for over thirty years.
The back in two matching pieces of maple of irregular medium-broad curl slightly descending across the back from the centre joint. The ribs of similar curl, the neck, pegbox and scroll of almost plain maple. The front in two matching pieces of spruce of medium-broad grain. The varnish of a rich orange-brown colour on an amber ground and in a good state of preservation.
Handwritten label in black ink
VIOLIN MADE BY Roger Hansell
Caldbergh N.Yorks 1988
Length of back 357mm
Width upper bout 167mm
Width middle bout 112mm
Width lower bout 209mm
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