Birth : 1861 in Mirecourt (Vosges) Death : 1928 in Montreal (Quebec)

Biography

Career
Auguste DELIVET served his apprenticeship in Mirecourt under his uncle Victor RAMBAUX,  and  François CHARDIN.
In 1887 he went to Paris to join the workshop of
Hippolyte CHRETIEN SILVESTRE.
In 1892 DELIVET set up his own workshop 10 rue Paradis, in Paris, before moving to 49 rue Richer.
In 1918 he moved to Canada to joined WILLIAMS & SONS in Toronto
as foreman (premier ouvrier) .
In 1923 DELIVET moved to Montreal where he established his own
workshop. However we know that he continued his collaboration with WILLIAMS & SONS as one can find DELIVET violins bearing both his name and theirs as late as 1925.

Honors & Awards
1904 Gold medal at the National Nantes Exhibition (France)
1905 Silver medal at the International Liege Exhibition (Belgium)

Collaborator
MARTIN Louis



Select a Maker