Small Upright Cabinet piano made by
Piano being of the perfect example of the Victorian Era fashion. Victorian fashion comprises the various fashions and trends in British culture that emerged and developed in the United Kingdom and the British Empire throughout the Victorian era, roughly 1830s to 1900s. The period saw many changes in fashion, including changes in clothing, architecture, literature, and the decorative and visual arts.Home decor started spare, veered into the elaborately draped and decorated style we today regard as Victorian, then embraced the retro-chic of William Morris as well as pseudo-Japonaiserie...
Art Cased Scuplted Rosewood Cabinet Pianoforte Circa 1840s
William Jenkins and Sons, Art Cased Scuplted Rosewood Cabinet Pianoforte circa 1840s. English piano maker know for his expanding and Collapsing pianofortes and his fantastic Cabinet Pianos. The fretwork of this alone shows a class of its own. Mirrors are set behind each of the candle holder areas in order to illuminate more into the room. Case made of beautiful Rio Rosewood.
Wilkinson Cabinet pianoforte serial number 233/597 year circa 1810
This incredible small cabinet piano dates itself circa 1810, in full original working condition. We can see why Wilkinson had a warranty on these sturdy pianoforte as it holds to his truth, it was such a well built piano that the piano held itself. The weight of the pianoforte as well makes it possible to easily carry this pianoforte around to where you need, very easy to transport.The case is simple yet elegant for what time it was. In this period, Lords Nobles and royals were the ones that could afford such piano like this. Case made of Mahogany with pinstripes of inlaid fruit wood having a 6 octave keyboard. Pedal system two pedals transpositor and uni corde. Hammers covered in Leather...