A growing number of families in China are able to afford a piano and lessons for their children. In 2013, the ownership of pianos had grown to three pianos for every 100 urban households, according to a report by marketresearchreports.biz, and the number is expected to rise to four by 2020. But there is still a big gap between China and developed countries (20 to 30 pianos per 100 households) in terms of piano ownership, which means there is still great potential for growth, the report concluded...
Bluthner Grand piano serial number 525 - Year 1853
An early grand piano by the famous piano maker Julius Bluthner serial number 525 years of 1853 making this beautiful grand one of the earliest by this maker for us to have come across. Stunning french polished rosewood with 85 keys...
Bluthner Art Cased Grand Piano serial number 43895 - Circa 1895
Dignified painted and 24k gilt decorated art case Bluthner grand piano circa 1895 in the ancient French Watteau style, the fresh and bright green ground decorated with panels depicting delicious classical figures and floral sprays in fresh pastel shades of pink, bright blue and delicate shades of green.
The paintings show the marriage of the ancient gods Cupido and Venus. Together with a matching stool.
Julius Bluthner Grand Piano with Aliquot System - Circa 1913
A excellent and very beautiful grand piano made by Julius Bluthner in the year 1913.
Case of Rio Rosewood having 88 notes at a length of 190cm.
Blüthner, formally Julius Blüthner Pianofortefabrik GmbH, is a piano-manufacturing company
founded by Julius Blüthner in 1853 in Leipzig Germany.
Julius Blüthner established his workshop in Leipzig, Germany in 1853. This accomplishment was only achieved after a long and difficult campaign to gain Leipzig citizenship. Julius started his endeavor with himself and three other craftsman. A deeply religious man, Julius spoke the defining words that would allow his company to survive and flourish for the next 158 years, "May God Prevail"...
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