2021 Kenneth Brogger "1864 Torres" SP/CSAR

- SKU: GUCLBRO-04721C
sold
$ 14,000.00
  Specifications
Year
2021
Top
Spruce
Back & Sides
CSA Rosewood
Scale Length
650 mm
Nut width
52 mm
Finish
French Polish
Country
Denmark
Condition
New
Exchange
ExchangePlus
Luthier
KENNETH BROGGER
  Background

Kenneth Brogger is Denmark’s top builder – and one of Europe’s best makers – of traditional Spanish-style guitars in his generation. He has been active for over a quarter of a century as a luthier, writer, restorer of old instruments and museum exhibitor. As a result of his tireless efforts, Brogger has become highly regarded in his native country, and was honored by the Queen of Denmark in 1997 when he was awarded the “Applied Arts Prize of 1879” and a silver Hetsch Medal, the highest recognition in the field of artisan craftsmanship.

  Description

This instrument is a near-exact reproduction of an original fist-epoch Torres from 1864 that Kenneth viewed and studied here at GSI (see here for photos and description of original). The dimensions, thicknesses of woods, proportions...

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