Charles Bailly

1879 – 1957


Charles Bailly was born in 1979 in Mirecourt. His father, Joseph Bailly, trained him in violin making, and he was ultimately employed by the Mougenot Workshop and the Laberte Workshop in Mirecourt. He established his own workshop in 1909.

Bailly was known as a productive and reliable maker. He developed an original violin model with an excellent tone. His instruments are known for their powerful volume and high quality.