Thursday 27, March 2014 by Matthew AmlĂ´t

Sotherby’s to offer so-called finest Stradivari viola in existence

Sotheby’s and Ingles & Hayday have announced that they are to offer for sale possibly the finest viola in existence – the ‘Macdonald’ Viola by Antonio Stradivari (1644 – 1737) – in a sealed bid process this Spring. The viola is estimated to sell in excess of $45 million.

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