Viola by Anton Posch

Vienna, ca. 1700

Catalog 173 – Viola – Anton Posch – Vienna, ca. 1700



Anton Posch was one of the purveyors to his highness, Prince Esterhazy, who was Joseph Haydn’s employer. Several instruments by Posch are still in the collection of the Esterhazy Palace in Eisenstadt.



Christa Opriessnig with the viola in Greece, July, 2010


Christian Kausel with the viola during a concert at the Castello di Duino, October, 2010



Body length mm
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Lower width mm
Rib height mm
String length mm