Fritz Mönnig, 1928
A fine Markneukirchen violin by a member of the most prominent German violin-making family of the 19th and 20th centuries. This remarkably well-preserved instrument features all the attributes of classic German violins. The deep crackled brown varnish is tastefully shaded and applied. With a broad tonal palette ranging from nuanced to thunderous,the violin's sound can be easily molded by a capable player. A vibrant and dynamic instrument, this violin is an inspiration for player and listener alike.