An X-ray can reveal restoration work, irregularities in the wood,the channels produced by wood-eating insects and all the signs needed for the identification of the state of preservation of the instrument under investigation.
Maestro Negroni is in charge of the radiography team at the “A.Stradivari”International Institute of Violin-Making (I.P.I.A.L.L.) in Cremona, where radiography of bowed and plucked stringed instruments made by the great masters of past and present is undertaken.
Corso Pietro Vacchelli 7, CREMONA, 26100, Italy
Contact Massimo Negroni
Tel/fax+39 0372 30721