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Anton Schafer

Location: Luby, Czech Republic
Dates: b.1834, fl.c.1860-1896

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Biography of Anton Schafer

The Brompton’s Book of Violin & Bow Makers

Author: John Dilworth

Anton Born 1834 Luby, Worked circa. 1860-1896 Bozi Dar (Gottesgab).. Unremarkable trade work. [Lütgendorff]

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Biography of Anton Schafer

Die Geigen- und Lautenmacher vom Mittelalter bis zur Gegenwart

Author: Willibald Leo Lütgendorff

Weniger als Geigenmacher als dadurch für Schönbach bedeutend, dass er in Znaim das Zithermachen erlernte und dann der erste Zithermacher im Schönbacher Bezirk wurde. Er gilt auch als guter Lehrmeister. — Ein anderer Anton Schäfer arbeitet in Steingrub b./E. als Geigenmacher.