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...
Exquisite Fine art cased piano by Erard serial number 79198 made in the year 1899,
sold by Boudet Paris high end luxury furniture boutique.
A fine French ormolu-mounted mahogany, satinwood and fruitwood marquetry and parquetry-inlaid upright piano.
Fabulous and rare Art Cased upright piano made by Pleyel Paris serial number 63551 made in the year 1888 Louis XIV style.
This is the second piano we have come across using the rare Amaranth wood or purple heart wood.
This wood was highly sought after being used in most smaller musical instruments such as guitars.
H. Roloff Upright piano serial number 499 - Circa 1840s
This upright piano was built by Heinrich Roloff circa 1840s serial number 499. Because of its shape and the opening by the pedals, it is usually referred to as a “dog kennel” upright. The factory was in Neubrandenburg, Germany. We know of a few similar Roloff Dog Kennel pianos. One, with serial number 361, is in Frankfurt, Germany in the Bezirksmuseum. The other, with serial number 1167, is in Bydgoszcz, Poland at the Filharmonia Pomorska.