Bow Type: Violin
Maker: Marcel LaPierre
Description: Marcel Lapierre was born in 1907, died 1979 in Mirecourt France. Bow maker. Apprenticed with J. Thibouville-Lamy 1921-1923. Worked for Brouillier & Lotte c.1926, for F. Lotte 1931-1936, subsequently employed by L. Bazin, Morizot Frères, and briefly E. A. Ouchard 1946. In 1947 he worked for Vidoudez in Geneva, and finally established himself independently in Mirecourt 1948.
This round is made of light brown pernambuco. The frog is made of ivory with silver mountings and inlaid pearl eyes encircled by a silver ring on each side. The bow comes with a second frog made by Paul Siefried as a copy of the original to preserve it. Certified by Isaac Salchow.
Terms: This fine bow has been hand selected for addition to our catalog and is available for examination and trial. If you wish to inquire further about this bow, please contact us using the green button at the top of this listing or call 1-818-762-1374 during business hours.