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Four Stringed Instruments by Andrea Amati, Cremona, ca. 1538-1574

Comparison of Front and Back Views
(not to scale)

Front Views

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NMM 3351.  Violoncello by Andrea Amati, Cremona, after 1538 NMM 3366. Violin by Andrea Amati, Cremona, ca. 1560 NMM 3370. Viola by Andrea Amati, Cremona, ca. 1560 NMM 5260.  Violin by Andrea Amati, Cremona, 1574

NMM 3351
Violoncello, mid-16th century

NMM 3366
Violin, ca. 1560

NMM 3370
Viola, ca. 1560

NMM 5260
Violin, 1574


Back Views

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NMM 3351.  Violoncello by Andrea Amati, Cremona, after 1538 NMM 3366. Violin by Andrea Amati, Cremona, ca. 1560 NMM 3370. Viola by Andrea Amati, Cremona, ca. 1560 NMM 5260.  Violin by Andrea Amati, Cremona, 1574

NMM 3351
Violoncello, mid-16th century

NMM 3366
Violin, ca. 1560

NMM 3370
Viola, ca. 1560

NMM 5260
Violin, 1574


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Comparative Views

Comparison of the Front and Back Views of all Four Andrea Amati instruments

Comparison of the Treble and Bass Sides of all Four Andrea Amati instruments

Comparison of the Soundholes of all Four Andrea Amati instruments

Comparison of the Pegbox/Scroll Views of all Four Andrea Amati instruments

Individual Instruments

NMM 3351. Violoncello, The King, by Andrea Amati, Cremona, mid-16th century

NMM 3366. Violin by Andrea Amati, Cremona, ca. 1560

NMM 3370. Viola by Andrea Amati, Cremona, ca. 1560

NMM 5260. Violin by Andrea Amati, Cremona, 1574

Checklists

Checklist of Bowed Stringed Instruments by Andrea Amati, Cremona

Checklist of Bowed Stringed Instruments Made Before 1800

Checklist of 16th- and 17th-Century Instruments

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