- Jaak Liivoja-Lorius
- and Philip J. Kass
(b Nancy, March 28, 1757; d Paris, April 15, 1832). French violin and bow maker. He served an apprenticeship in both violin and bow making in Mirecourt and went to Paris in 1785. A moderate number of violins bear his label, as do a variety of bows, crafted after the manner of Lupot and Eury. His brands, LAFLEUR and LAFLEUR À PARIS, were also used in variant form by his son Joseph René...