This viola is labeled and by Ada Quaranta, Boves 2021 and its body length measures 16 ⅜”. It is accompanied by a certificate from the maker.
Ada Quaranta studied violin making at the Antonio Stradivari International Violin Making School in Cremona, Italy. From 1992 to 1999, she worked as a restorer for shops including J.F. Schmitt in Lyon, France, and Geigenbau Machold in Bremen, Germany. She worked closely with Roger G. Hargrave in Meyenburg, Germany where she perfected her craft and created reproductions of famous classical Italian instruments. In 2001, Ada returned to Italy and opened her own workshop. This viola is available for trial via shipment or viewing in our showroom.
|Certificate of Authenticity