Violin Makers of Hungary


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Violin Makers of Hungary 1995

The history of HUNGARIAN violin makers by Peter Benedek. Pub. in English & German. 445 pages; 1000 color photos; more than 90 instruments including S. Nemessanyi; Scheitzer; Szepessy; Etc.

Featuring detailed measurements and color photos (table, back, scroll in three perspectives, middle bout, soundhole, label) of 188 Hungarian instruments and biographical notes on their makers (for ex. Nemessányi, J.B. Schweitzer, Szepessy, Pilát, Reményi and Tóth). Documents the 1995 exhibit in Munich Stadtmuseum.
Complete text in English and German.