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


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.

A.Delivet Paris (on the lowest rib, over the button)

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


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