Martin Stoss cello, 1827

Zunterer, Wolfgang
March 1995
Strad;Mar95, Vol. 106 Issue 1259, p276
Features a Martin Stoss cello circa 1827. Influence of violin maker Franz Geissenhoff on Martin Stoss' work; Influence of Stradivari on Stoss' violins with respect to general outline; Stoss' development of a mechanical system for holding the cello neck in place.


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