Musical instruments

The auction of musical instruments at the Dorotheum in Vienna offers a unique selection of fine instruments from throughout Europe. The wide range covers fine violins, cellos, violas through to clarinets, saxophones, double horns and flugel horns through to violin zithers, lutes or traverse flutes, A particular success was a very beautiful fine violin from Turin by Annibale Fagnola, dated 1922, which sold for 48,000 euros, as well as an Italian Luigi Bajoni cello from Milan, circa 1850, which went for 60,000 euros.

Our experts are at your disposal for evaluations. This service is free of charge and involves no obligation.

Dorotheum Favoriten
Erlachgasse 90, 1100 Vienna

the two last Thursdays a month
10.00am - 3.00pm
(except July and August)

Current auctions


Musical Instruments

Auction Date

26.04.2017 - 16:00


18.04. - 25.04.2017

Vienna Favoriten


Janos Markus-Barbarossa

Janos Markus-Barbarossa
Tel. +43-1-604 13 71-44

Auction results

Luigi Bajoni
Luigi Bajoni

Italian cello from Milan, c. 1850, € 60.000

Nicola Amati
Nicola Amati

Violine, c. 1661
€ 85.700

Giuseppe Cerutti
Giuseppe Cerutti

€ 54.900