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2019 Kenneth Brogger "Polycentric Baroque Arch" SP/IN

on hold - SKU: GUCLBRO-07380
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$ 12,000.00
  Specifications
Year
2019
Top
Spruce
Back & Sides
Indian 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. His building style is very reminiscent of the old Spanish masters (Garcia, Simplicio, Fleta) yet shows signs of the French and Granada schools (Bouchet, Friederich, Marin) as well.

  Description

This is our first “Polycentric Baroque Arch” model from Kenneth Brogger. The main “thrust” behind this instrument was to discover a new head shape that had the proportional balance of the great heads from the past and yet is a,...

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