Christie's New York has today announced the upcoming auction, on June 18th of the 1731 'Kreutzer' Stradivarius violin.
The instrument, named after French violin virtuoso 'Rodolphe Kreutzer' is expected to sell in the range of US $7-10 Million.
The violin was previously owned by reclusive heiress and philanthropist Huguette Clark, who passed away in 2011 – aged 104.
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