An Isaac Stern violin is up for salemain
An 1840 Vuillaume once owned by Isaac Stern is being sold in an online auction next month by Ingles & Hayday. It was commissioned by the leading Russian soloist Alexis Lvov, composer of the anthem ‘God Save the Tsar’. Stern owned it until the late 1980s.
The auctioneer’s estimated price is £180,000 to £250,000.