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Maker: Hieronymus Amati

City: Cremona, Country: Italy | Dates: B.1561, d.1631

Biography of Hieronymus Amati - John Dilworth

AMATI, Hieronymus (I) Born 1561, died 1631 Cremona Italy. Younger son of Andrea Amati, above. After the departure of his brother Antonio in 1588, Hieronymus continued to use the ‘brothers’ formula ‘Fr.[atelli] Amati’ on his labels. Production increased markedly and the city of Cremona quickly became synonymous with the violin throughout Europe in the period...

Biography of Hieronymus Amati - Cecie Stainer

Second son of Andrea Amati, b. about 1562; d. Nov. 2, 1630. Worked with his brother Antonio till 1628. The earliest reliable date in connection with them is 1577. They produced the first form of the instrument known as “Amatise." The pattern first followed, similar to that of Andrea, was more arched than that used later. Their instruments are few...

Biography of Hieronymus Amati - Willibald Leo Lütgendorff

Jüngerer Sohn von Andrea A. In erster Ehe (um 1576) vermählt mit Ippolita Zucchielli (f 27. Oct. 1630), von welcher er fünf Töchter hatte. Am 24. Mai 1584 ging er mit Laura Lazzarini eine zweite Ehe ein, von der er neun Kinder bekam; das fünfte davon war Nicola. Hieronymus war ungleich talentvoller und origineller als sein Bruder und wie dieser...

Date Description Price
2011

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
35.3 cm (head probably Cremona, late 17th C.)

£280,179
2011

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
35.1 cm Cremone 1625-1630 c. (table, head and some ribs replaced)

£69,435
2010

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
34.3 cm Cremona, 1619 c. [Provnance & Lit.]

£69,698
2010

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
35.5 cm Cremona, 1611 (Italian scroll possibly by another hand)

£156,000
2008

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
34.1 cm Cremona, 1618

£42,500
2005

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
[Ascribed to]

£4,800
2004

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
Cremona, 1630 c.

£21,249
2003

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1630 (poor condition, scroll replaced)

£30,923
2000

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1608

£75,594
1999

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1623

£87,300
1998

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1620 c.

£56,500
1994

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1620 c.

£56,500
1993

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1624

£18,400
1992

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1588 7/8 Size

£55,000
1991

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1621

£88,000
1991

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
16--

£29,700
1990

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1623

£25,300
1990

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1631 (table by "Ferdinand Galiano")

£25,300
1989

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1611

£28,600
1989

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1624

£28,600
1989

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1596

£12,100
1989

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1693

£68,200
1988

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1625 c.

£19,800
1988

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1596

£31,000
1987

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1635

£23,100
1986

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1625 c.

£28,600
1986

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1691

£22,000
1985

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1580-99

£16,500
1985

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1693

£39,600
1984

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1626

£16,296
1982

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1634 7/8 Size

£6,541
1981

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
16--

£4,620
1980

A Violin by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1609

£5,500
Date Description Price
2000

A Viola by Hieronymus (i) Amati
42.4 cm 1616

£517,000
Date Description Price
1988

A Cello by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1680-99

£99,000
1986

A Cello by Hieronymus (i) Amati
1624

£59,400

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