Ignace Pleyel grand serial number 12478 made in the year 1845 Chopin Model
Stunning and rare Ignace Pleyel grand serial number 12478 made in the year 1845.
In its complete original beautiful self, this piano is a true treasure to find. In a mahogany sculpted case with pearls edges and sculpted legs, this Pleyel piano is the perfect example of the simple beauty that Ignace PLeyel and Chopin himself fell in love with. This piano not only is in the Chopin years but also is only two pianos away from the Great pianists own Pleyel grand serial number 12480.
Pleyel Pianino serial number 4874 - Year 1835
Ignace Pleyel Pianino serial number 4874 made in the year 1835,
Ignace Pleyel Grand piano serial number 6652 made in the year 1838.
Ignace pleyel grand piano serial number 6652 year 1838 in a beautiful mahogany case standing on three slender legs following the typical simple construction lines of Ignace Pleyel.
Chopin`s Pianinos and the Discovery of Their Secrets
On May 3, 2014, after the end of the Szymanowska Conference in Paris, I took a trip outside of Paris to the workshop of harpsichord maker and collector of Pleyel pianos, Oliver Fadini. I went with the renowned Chopin specialist, Prof. Halina Goldberg of Indiana University. Our tour was arranged by Fadini's friend, music journalist at Radio France, Gilles Bencimon, a fervent lover of Chopin's music and the sound of historical pianos and pianinos...