Student violins for sale through teachers

Student violin bows for sale through teachers

We sell antique violin bows suitable for students through a network of violin teachers around the world – from Latvia to Los Angeles. If you are a teacher and would like to work with us please get in touch.

August Rau Violin Bow, Markneukirchen circa 1910

August Rau Violin Bow, Markneukirchen circa 1920

August Rau (1866-1951) is an important maker in the history of German bows. This is a very nice example of his higher quality of bow – the condition is very good, and the sound is big, warm and fruity.
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Auguste Lenoble Violin Bow, Paris circa 1880

Auguste Lenoble Violin Bow, Paris circa 1880

This is a rare example of the work of Auguste Lenoble, one of the most undervalued of 19th century French makers. It’s in near-mint condition with original lapping, though with a later button.
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EF&EA Ouchard Violin Bow, Mirecourt circa 1925

EF&EA Ouchard Violin Bow, Mirecourt circa 1935

Here is another “collaboration” bow, made in the workshop of EF Ouchard but showing the hand of his son EA Ouchard. Made for Lucien Schmidt of Grenoble, this is a very high quality stick with an excellent playing character. Very good condition too.

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EF&EA Ouchard Violin Bow, Mirecourt circa 1930

EF&EA Ouchard Violin Bow, Mirecourt circa 1930

This is a very fine bow from the EF Ouchard workshop, showing the hand of his supremely talented son EA Ouchard, and branded “Villaume Freres” (a dealership in Nancy). A very strong yet nimble stick, and in great condition barring a few minor scratches.
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Auguste Barbé Violin Bow, Paris circa 1890

Auguste Barbé Violin Bow, Paris circa 1890

Auguste Barbé worked exclusively for Gand & Bernardel and for this reason is not nearly as well known as he should be. However, his bows are subtle and almost indistinguishable from those of his close colleague FN Voirin. Here we have a lightweight example in top condition.
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Violin Bows For Sale Under £15K
Great sticks for players on a budget
Fine Violin Bows £15K to £30K
19th & 20th century bows for advanced students
Fine Violin Bows £30K to £75K
Professional level bows by highly respected makers
Rare Violin Bows Over £75K
Fine bows for soloists and collectors