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The 'Macdonald' Viola by Antonio Stradivari

Learn more about the greatest viola in existence, created by Antonio Stradivari in 1719. This exquisitely preserved and extremely rare viola is one of only ten complete violas Stradivari made during his lifetime and the only example from his golden period. Watch as star violist David Aaron Carpenter plays this extraordinary instrument and offers his unique insight into the viola's remarkable history and legacy. The 'Macdonald' Viola by Antonio Stradivari will be offered via sealed bid by Sotheby's and Ingles & Hayday this Spring 2014. For more information on how to bid, please contact redden@sothebys.com or call + 1 212 894 1193.

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