Maker: Pietro Anselmo

City: Venice, Country: Italy | Dates: mid-18th cent.

Biography of Pietro Anselmo - John Dilworth

ANSELMO (ANSELMI), Pietro Mid-18th century Venice Italy. Obscure maker - the subject of much speculation by Henley and others. Vannes states that he was a pupil of Malvolti, which is more likely than Henley’s belief that he studied in Cremona. Very refined small Amatisé model. Narrow elongated scroll. Rich golden-brown varnish. Cellos singled out for particular regard, but are...

Biography of Pietro Anselmo - George Hart

The instruments of this maker partake of the Ruggeri character.The varnish is rich in colour and of considerable body. Scarce. I have met with two excellent Violoncellos by this maker. Anselmo is said to have worked also in Venice....

Biography of Pietro Anselmo - Cecie Stainer

Worked in Cremona (about 1700) and Venice. His violins are made on a small pattern, slightly arched, with golden-coloured varnish of rich quality. His violoncellos are also well made....

Biography of Pietro Anselmo - Willibald Leo Lütgendorff

Er soll zuerst in Cremona gearbeitet haben, was nach dem Stil seiner Arbeit nicht allzu glaubwürdig erscheint. Er verwendet ein kleines an Ruggeri erinnerndes Modell von massiger Wölbung, einen schönen goldigen Lack, wenn auch nicht immer schönes Holz. Arbeiten, die ihm mit Sicherheit zugeschrieben werden können, sind selten und gewöhnlich aus Venedig datiert. Der Text auf seinen Zetteln ist italienisch...

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