Dearing Violins Antique Violins & Bows

Exquisite antique violins for collectors

Discover a world of musical heritage

Antique Violins at Dearing Violins Ltd

At Dearing Violins, our passion lies in curating an extraordinary collection of antique violins, each bearing its own story and distinctive character. Our violins are more than mere musical instruments; they are relics of a rich musical heritage, embodying the artistry and craftsmanship of bygone eras. For collectors and musicians alike, these instruments represent a tangible connection to the history of music, offering an opportunity to own and play a piece of history.

A Testament to Timeless Artistry

Our collection is a vibrant mosaic of history’s finest creations in violin-making. Each violin in our possession has been carefully selected for its historical significance, aesthetic beauty, and the unique story it tells. These instruments are not just tools for music; they are embodiments of centuries-old traditions, echoing the skills and dedication of the master luthiers who crafted them.

Exceptional Craftsmanship and Quality

Meticulous Sourcing and Restoration

Our commitment at Dearing Violins extends beyond mere acquisition. Each antique violin is meticulously sourced and undergoes a thorough restoration process. We ensure that every instrument not only retains its historical integrity but also meets the highest standards of musical excellence. This careful restoration process breathes new life into each violin, preserving its legacy while enhancing its playability.

Collaboration with Master Craftsmen

In our quest for perfection, we collaborate with some of the world’s most renowned luthiers and artisans. These experts bring their extensive knowledge and skill to the table, using only the finest materials and fittings. This collaboration ensures that each violin not only showcases exceptional craftsmanship but also offers an unparalleled musical experience.

A Collection That Speaks Volumes

Rare and Coveted Masterpieces

Our inventory is a carefully curated collection of some of the most rare and sought-after violins in the world. We take pride in offering instruments crafted by legendary luthiers such as Charles Maucotel, Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume, and Nicolo Amati. Each of these violins is a masterpiece in its own right, representing the pinnacle of violin-making artistry.

From Resonance to Detail

The range of our collection is as diverse as it is exquisite. From the deep, resonant tones of a Charles Maucotel violin, perfect for the powerful soloist, to the intricate craftsmanship and delicate details of a Nicolo Amati, ideal for the discerning collector, our violins cater to a wide spectrum of tastes and requirements. These instruments are not just tools for performance; they are treasures that offer a unique glimpse into the rich history of violin-making.

Passion and Preservation

Join Our Legacy

We are committed to preserving the legacy of these magnificent instruments. By fostering connections and sharing knowledge, we contribute to the enduring legacy of antique violins and bows as cultural artefacts.

Explore and Connect

Visit our website to explore our collection and learn more about the artistry, history, and passion behind each of our antique violins and bows. Join us in a journey that transcends time, music, and borders.

Contact Us

For inquiries or to schedule a visit, please contact us at [email protected] or fill out the contact form below.

We are often fully booked in advance, so make sure to book your appointment to avoid disappointment.

Contact Details

We are often fully booked in advance. Please make sure you book your appointment before visiting to avoid disappointment.