Valuation and Appraisals

A complete written insurance appraisal is issued with each instrument and bow purchased from Cremona fine Violins, and appraisal updates are available upon request at no charge. We recommend updating appraisals . Appraisals are available for instruments and bows not purchased from Cremona fine violins. by appointment only. The following appraisal services are available:

Appraisal and Estimate Fees:

Includes written description of instrument or bow, including measurements and current replacement value. Mailed 7-15 business days from date of purchase/appointment date. By appointment Only.

Items purchased from Cremona fine violins.

No Charge

Items not purchased from Cremona fine violins

 

Instrument

$100.00

Bow accompanying an instrument

$70.00

Bow alone

$80.00

Nicholas Francois Vuillaume (1802 – 1876) was an important French luthier of the Vuillaume family, and younger brother of the illustrious Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume. He ran the leading workshop in Brussels, Belgium, and was appointed instrument maker to the Royal Conservatory in Brussels. His instruments won a number of medals at exhibitions.

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