Old Double Basses For Sale

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A Selection Of Quality Double Basses For Sale

Many of the world’s finest double basses have been sourced and sold by Thomas and George Martin. We have excellent trial facilities at our North Oxfordshire premises, easily accessible from all major UK airports and railway stations. There is a 16th Century guest house less than a mile away and we will happily help with travel arrangements to make your journey straightforward. All instruments are supplied with a valuation and certificate of authenticity.

John Frederick Lott I Double Bass

We are proud to offer this beautiful double bass by the famous John Frederick Lott I.

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Gabriel Jacquet Double Bass

A fine example of the double basses made by Gabriel Jacquet in the French town of Mirecourt.

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John Betts Double Bass

We are proud to offer this stunning double bass made by John Betts in London around 1820.

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Northern Italian Double Bass

This handsome Italian double bass was made in the Northern part of Italy in the nineteenth century.

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Francios Pillement Double Bass

A well presented double bass made by Francois Pillement in Mirecourt, France.

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Simandl Maggini Double Bass

We are pleased to offer this unique solo instrument, former property of the legendary Franz Simandl.

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Gand & Bernardel Fres Double Bass

There is no introduction needed for this beautiful instrument.

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Mirecourt Double Bass

This lovely instrument is in near mint condition and features lovely rich deep red-brown varnish.

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Camillo Mandelli Double Bass

Camillo Mandelli is a well respected Northern Italian maker of the early 20th Century.

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Thibourville Lamy Double Bass

A French double bass made for Jêrome Thibouville Lamy, Paris and London by the Buthod workshop.

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Ludovico Rastelli Double Bass

This handsome bass was made in Genoa during the mid nineteenth century.

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Venetian c.1820 Double Bass

This fine Italian instrument was made in the Venetian region of Italy c.1820.

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Peter Wamsley c.1730 Double Bass

This handsome early English double was made in London around 1730.

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