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 (gwär-nĕr′ē, -nyĕr′ē)
Family of Italian violin makers, including Andrea (1626?-1698), who founded the family business, and his grandson Giuseppe (1687?-1745). They are considered second only to the Stradivari family for the quality of their instruments.
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(ɡwɑːˈnɪərɪ; Italian ɡwarˈnɛːri) ,




n, pl Guarneris, Guarnieris or Guarneriuses
1. (Biography) an Italian family of 17th- and 18th-century violin-makers
2. (Instruments) any violin made by a member of this family
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(gwɑrˈnɛər i)

Giuseppe Antonio, (Joseph Guarnerius), 1683–1745, Italian violinmaker.
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Noun1.Guarneri - Italian violin maker and grandson of Andrea Guarneri (1687?-1745)Guarneri - Italian violin maker and grandson of Andrea Guarneri (1687?-1745)
2.Guarneri - founder of a family of Italian violin makers (1626?-1698)Guarneri - founder of a family of Italian violin makers (1626?-1698)
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Following an overview of the collection, the reader is treated to handsome color plates and descriptions of 11 "Instruments of Special Historical Significance" (including gems by Amati, del Gesh, Grancino, Guarneri and Stradivarius) and 14 "Other Instruments of Special Historical Significance" and three "Important Bows in the Collection" (a Fetique, a Francoise Xavier Tourte, and a Nicolas Leonard Tourte).