Cello by Joseph Hill 1769/70
Labelled, Joseph Hill and Sons Makers, at the Harp and Flute, in the Haymarket, London. 1770.
Back length 754mm (29 5/8")
Body stop length 388mm
String length 680mm
A stunning example of his work with highly figured close grain wood on the back, even close grain on the front, and a deep red brown varnish on a golden brown ground.