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Our next auction is on Thursday September 17th, 2015 12.00 midday

A printed catalogue is available two weeks prior to each sale by sending a cheque for £6.00, or £20 for a year's subscription of four catalogues, to:

Piano Auctions Ltd, Malting Farmhouse, Cardington, Bedford MK44 3SU

All sales are held at

Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R 4RL

How to find Conway Hall

Viewing

 Viewing takes place from the Tuesday to Thursday of each sale at Conway Hall

 

 

 

  Future Sale Dates for our quarterly auctions at Conway Hall London WC1

• Thursday 17 September 2015
• Thursday 17 December 2015
• Thursday 7 April 2016
• Thursday 23 June 2016


All sales start at midday

 

Viewing

Tuesday 15 September 12:00 midday to 8.00pm
Wednesday 16 September 10.00am to 8.00pm
Thursday 17 September 9.00am to 11.30 am

Catalogue

Pictures will be added to this page as and when they become available up until 16th September.

The results of sale for our 17th September 2015 auction at Conway Hall , London WC1 on will be here by late-afternoon.

 

Latest Sale Details for 17th September 2015

Lot No. Image Piano Estimate
1 piano auctions Yamaha (c1980) A 5ft 3in Model G1 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £2,500 - 3,500
2 piano auctions Essex (c2007) A modern style upright piano in a bright ebonised case, together with a matching duet bench. £1,000 - 1,500
3 piano auctions Bechstein (c1910) A 7ft grand piano in an ebonised case on turned octagonal legs. £1,000 - 1,500
4 piano auctions Weber A recent 4ft 8in grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs, together with a matching stool. £1,500 - 2,000
5 piano auctions Steinway (c1890) A 6ft ‘old style’ Model A grand piano in a ebonised case on ‘elephant’ legs; together with a red-leather top adjustable stool. £4,000 - 6,000
6   Yamaha (c1999) A Model U1N upright piano in a satin walnut case, together with a fabric-upholstered mahogany stool. £1,500 - 2,000
7   Kemble (c1969) A 4ft 6in ‘baby’ grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. £1,000 - 1,500
8 piano auctions Blüthner (c1930s) A 4ft 11in grand piano in a fiddle-back mahogany case on cabriole legs; together with a duet stool on carved cabriole legs with ball and claw feet. £2,500 - 3,500
9   Ritter A recent 4ft 9in Model 145 grand piano in a bright white case on square tapered legs. £2,000 - 2,500
10 piano auctions Steinway A late-nineteenth century 6ft 2in Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 5,000
11 piano auctions Bechstein, London (c1930s) A 4ft 8in 'baby' grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs, together with a stool. £2,000 - 3,000
12   Steinway (c1972) A Model Z upright piano in a bright mahogany case. £3,000 - 3,500
13 piano auctions Bechstein A grand piano in a rosewood case on turned octagonal legs. £1,500 - 2,000
14 piano auctions Zimmerman (c1988) A 4ft 9in grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs, together with an upholstered duet stool. £1,000 - 1,500
15 piano auctions Lemme (c1817) A rare square piano in a figured mahogany case on turned and veneered legs with ormolu detail; five pedals including Janissary. (See inside colour illustration) £1,200 - 1,500
16 piano auctions Bechstein (c1913) A 6ft Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on turned octagonal legs. £1,200 - 1,800
17 piano auctions Piano Stool A duet piano stool. £100 - 150
18 piano auctions Blüthner (c1914) A 5ft 8in grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs. £1,500 - 2,000
19 piano auctions Ronisch (c1988) A traditional style upright piano in a walnut case. £600 - 800
20   Steinway (c1900) A 6ft 2in 88-note Model A, three pedal grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. This piano has been fully restored. £20,000 - 25,000
21   Steinway (c1951) A 5ft 7in Model M grand piano in a walnut case on cabriole legs. £7,000 - 9,000
22   Kemble (c1978) A 4ft 9in grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs, together with a stool. AMENDMENT Has no stool. £1,000 - 1,500
23 piano auctions Steinway (c1894) A 6ft ‘old style’ Model A grand piano in a bright rosewood case on square tapered legs. £6,000 - 8,000
24 piano auctions Erard An upright piano in a nineteenth century ornate case with fretwork fascia and carved supports; together with a velvet-upholstered stool. The interior has been completely restored with a modern overstrung action. £1,000 - 1,500
25   An Edwardian Music Cabinet An Edwardian mahogany music cabinet containing five small drawers with hinged fronts; 52cm wide £80 -120
26 piano auctions Blüthner (c1925) A 5ft 8in Style 5 grand piano in a walnut case on square tapered legs. £2,000 - 2,500
27   Challen (c2010) A 4ft 6in grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapering legs, together with a matching leather-top stool. £1,200 - 1,800
28   *Woodchester A modern style upright piano in a beechwood case. *VAT ON THIS LOT £500 - 700
29   Brodmann A recent Model 132 upright piano in a traditional style bright ebonised case. £1,500 - 2,000
30 piano auctions Gabriel Gaveau, Paris (c1924) A 5ft grand piano in a mahogany case with inset burr elm panels and boxwood and ebony inlay stringing; on six thin tapering legs topped with gilded ormolu mounts. (See inside colour illustration) £2,000 - 3,000
31 piano auctions Schiedmayer (c1952) A 6ft 6in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs, together with an upholstered stool. £1,000 - 1,500
32   Astor (c2000) A 5ft Model G-56 grand piano in a white case on square tapered legs. £1,500 - 2,000
33   Yamaha (c1994) A 5ft 7in Model G2 grand piano in a bright ebonised case, together with a burgundy-top stool. £3,000 - 5,000
34 piano auctions Kawai (c2007) A traditional style upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,200 - 1,800
35 piano auctions Frederick Beck (c1779) A square piano in a mahogany case with a trestle base. The fascia bearing the inscription, 'Fredericus Beck Londini Fecit 1779, No 4 and 10, Broad Street, Golden Square' (See inside colour illustrations) £700 - 1,000
36 piano auctions Steinway (c1955) A 5ft 7in Model M grand piano in a mahogany case, together with a stool. £4,000 - 6,000
37 piano auctions Yamaha (c1972) A Model U1 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,000 - 1,500
38   Blüthner (c1936) A 4ft 11in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs, together with a brown-leather top stool. £2,000 - 3,000
39 piano auctions Hellas (c1982) A modern style upright piano in a light wood case. £600 - 800
40 piano auctions Steinway (c1920) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a satinwood case with original painted inset panels and further painted case decoration in musical motifs; on six fluted legs with carved and gilded details. This piano has been fully restored. (See back cover illustration) £35,000 - 45,000
41 piano auctions Blüthner (c1901) A 6ft 3in grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs, together with a stool. £1,000 - 1,500
42 piano auctions Kemble (c2013) A 5ft Model KC151 grand piano in a bright ebonised case. £2,000 - 3,000
43 piano auctions Steinway (c1891) A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. £6,000 - 8,000
44 piano auctions Schimmel (c1991) A Model 126 upright piano in a bright walnut case, together with a matching stool. £3,000 - 4,000
45 piano auctions Pleyel (c1924) A Modele 'Gronkowski' grand piano in a quilted mahogany case with inlaid kingwood and ebony stringing; on six fluted legs. (See inside colour illustration) £2,000 - 3,000
46 piano auctions Steinway (c1917) A 5ft 6in 88-note Model M grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs; together with a black-leather buttoned top stool. £5,000 - 7,000
47 piano auctions Blüthner (c1911) A 6ft 3in grand piano in a rosewood case on turned octagonal legs. This piano was re-conditioned in 2005. £1,500 - 2,000
48   Bösendorfer (c1982) A Model 132 upright piano in a bright mahogany case. £5,000 - 7,000
49 piano auctions Steinway (c1892) No 70720 A 6ft 11in 85-note Model B grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs. AMENDMENT Is in a rosewood case. £4,000 - 6,000
50 piano auctions Andreas Christensen PH Grand Piano designed by Poul Henningsen A rare 'PH Grand Piano' circa 1934 in the Nordic Modern style by Poul Henningsen. The case of painted wood, white leather and chromium plated steel; the lid and music desk with later purple Perspex. Examples of this instrument have been exhibited at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the Danish Design Museum in Copenhagen. (See front cover & inside illustrations and article on page 13) £20,000 - 40,000
51 piano auctions Bechstein (c1894) An upright piano in an Arts & Crafts style mahogany case with extended front candle supports, strap-work hinges and lattice-work front panel; designed by Walter Cave. £600 - 800
52 piano auctions Blüthner (c1909) A 6ft 3in grand piano in a rosewood case on turned and fluted legs. £2,000 - 4,000
53 piano auctions Steinway (c1894) A Vertegrand upright piano in a rosewood case. £700 - 1,000
54   Bechstein (c1904) A grand piano in a Sheraton style rosewood case on dual square tapered legs. £1,200 - 1,800
55 piano auctions Gebruder Knake (c1910) A 4ft 8in symmetrical grand piano in a rosewood case; with stylised legs and music stand in the Art Nouveau style. (See inside colour illustration) £800 - 1,200
56 piano auctions Broadwood A late-nineteenth century grand piano in a rosewood case on turned tapered legs, together with a concert adjustable duet stool. This piano has been fully restored. £800 - 1,000
57   Kawai (c1996) A 5ft 1in Model GE-1 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 4,000
58   Yamaha (c2008) A 4ft 11in Model GB1 grand piano on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 4,000
59 piano auctions Steinway (c1915) A 5ft 10in 88-note Model O grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. £5,000 - 7,000
60 piano auctions Challen (c1935) A 4ft 6in grand piano in a Chinoiserie case on a black lacquered base, together with a matching duet stool. (See inside colour illustration) £1,000 - 1,500
61   Ritter A recent Model 110 upright piano in a traditional style bright ebonised case. £700 - 900
62 piano auctions Steinway (c1890) A 6ft 2in Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on 'elephant' legs £7,000 - 9,000
63 piano auctions Bechstein (c1928) A 5ft 6in ‘Lilliput’ Model L grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. £1,500 - 2,000
64   Boston (c2005) A 5ft 10in Model 178 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs, together with a matching stool. £4,000 - 6,000
65 piano auctions Steinway (c1930s) A 9ft Model D concert grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs together with an ebonised concert adjustable stool. The frame bearing the signature Henry J Wood and dated 1940, together with other signatures. (See inside colour illustrations) £15,000 - 20,000
66 piano auctions Blüthner (c1934) A 4ft 11in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. £4,000 - 6,000
67   Bohemia (c2003) A Model 118A upright piano in a traditional style bright walnut case. £1,200 - 1,500
68 piano auctions Steinway (c1909) A 6ft 2in 88-note Model A grand piano in a fiddleback mahogany case on square tapered legs, together with a stool. £4,000 - 6,000
69   Kawai (c2001) A Model CX5N upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £400 - 600
70 piano auctions Broadwood (c1798) A 7ft 6in fortegrand piano in a figured mahogany case with boxwood stringing, on a trestle base; compass of 5½ octaves; the fascia bearing the inscription, 'John Broadwood and Son Great Pulteney Street Golden Square, London 1798'. This instrument was fully restored by the late Donald Adcock and is in good playing condition. Property of the late Mary, Lady Verney. (See inside colour illustrations) £7,000 - 10,000
71   Ritter A recent Model 110 upright piano in a traditional style bright ebonised case. £700 - 900
72 piano auctions Young Chang (c1988) A 5ft 9in Model 175 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs, together with a matching stool. £2,000 - 3,000
73   Steinbach (c2002) A 5ft 3in Model 159 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. £2,000 - 2,500
74   Yamaha (c1976) A Model U1 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,200 - 1,600
75   Steinway (c1984) A 9ft Model D concert grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £25,000 - 35,000
76 piano auctions Steinway (c1956) A 5ft 7in Hamburg Model M grand piano in a walnut case on square tapered legs; together with a brown-upholstered stool. £9,000 - 12,000
77 piano auctions Blüthner (c1897) A 6ft 3in grand piano in an ebonised case on turned and fluted legs with ornate fretwork music stand. The interior was re-conditioned by Blüthner in 1986. £1,500 - 2,000
78   Yamaha (c1984) A Model M1SR upright piano in a bright mahogany case together with a stool. £600 - 800
79 piano auctions Young Chang (c1990) A 6ft 1in Model G-185 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £1,500 - 2,000
80 piano auctions Steinway (c2000) A 9ft ‘Anniversary’ Model D concert grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. The soundboard bearing the transfer for the 125th Anniversary. (See inside colour illustration) £40,000 - 50,000
81   Ritter A recent Model 110 upright piano in a traditional style bright ebonised case. £700 - 900
82   Blüthner (c1982) A 4ft 11in Model 11 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs, together with a stool £2,000 - 3,000
83   Astor (c2007) A 5ft Model G-56 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs, together with a matching stool. £1,500 - 2,000
84   Broadwood (c1981) A modern style upright piano in a light mahogany case. £300 - 500
85 piano auctions Yamaha (c2013) A 5ft 8in Model C2X grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs, together with a matching adjustable stool and piano cover. £8,000 - 10,000
86 piano auctions Bechstein (c2006) A traditional style upright piano in a bright mahogany case, together with a matching stool. £4,000 - 6,000
87   Bechstein (c1900) A 6ft 7in Model B grand piano in a satin ebonised case on square tapered legs. This piano has been restored and the case re-polished. £2,000 - 3,000
88   Monington & Weston (c2005) A traditional style upright piano in a bright mahogany case together with a stool. £500 - 700
89   Kawai (c1998) A Model HAT-7 upright piano with silent system in a bright ebonised case, together with a stool. £1,000 - 1,500
90 piano auctions Bösendorfer (c2008) A 7ft 5in Model 225 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. Offered on behalf of Cato Music this piano was owned by Matthew Bellamy of Muse and was used exclusively to write and record the number one album 'The Resistance'. Matthew Bellamy will be happy to autograph the piano prior to delivery to the new owner. (See inside colour illustration) £25,000 - 30,000
91   Bechstein (c1923) A 6ft 8in Model B grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs. £1,200 - 1,800
92 piano auctions Kemble (c2005) A modern style upright piano in a mahogany case. £600 - 800
93   Steinway (c1896) A 6ft 2in Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs, together with a stool. £3,000 - 5,000
94 piano auctions Petrof (c1999) A 5ft 3in Model V grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 5,000
95   Steinway (c1905) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a rosewood case. This piano was re-built by Steinway approximately five years ago. £15,000 - 20,000
96 piano auctions Yamaha (c2005) A Model P121 upright piano in an inlaid beech case, together with a matching red-upholstered stool. £2,000 - 3,000
97   Blüthner (c1902) A 6ft 3in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. This piano has been fully re-conditioned and French polished. £3,000 - 5,000
98   Brodmann (c2010) A 6ft 1in Model 187 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 5,000
99 piano auctions Yamaha (c2008) A 6ft 1in Model C3 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £8,000 - 10,000
100   Steinway (c1986) A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £25,000 - 35,000
101 piano auctions Steinway (c1896) A 6ft ‘old style’ Model O grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. This piano has been fully restored. £6,000 - 8,000
102   Kawai (c2002) A Model K20 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,000 - 1,500
103   Bechstein (c1904) A 6ft 8in Model B grand piano in a rosewood case on dual square tapered legs. £1,000 - 1,500
104 piano auctions Steinway (c1969) A 6ft 2in Model A grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. £15,000 - 20,000
105 piano auctions Steinway (c1900) A 6ft 2in 85-note Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs, together with a matching duet stool. This piano has been re-conditioned. £10,000 - 15,000
106   NO LOT
107 piano auctions Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with buttoned leather top. £120 - 160
108 piano auctions Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with buttoned leather top. £120 - 160
109 piano auctions Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with buttoned leather top. £120 - 160
110 piano auctions Piano Stool A piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with storage under a button leather top. £130 - 160
111 piano auctions Piano Stool A piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with storage under a button leather top. £130 - 160
112 piano auctions Piano Stool A piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with storage under a button leather top. £130 - 160
113 piano auctions Piano Stool A duet double adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish. £180 - 220
114 piano auctions Piano Stool A duet double adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish. £180 - 220
Next auction is Thursday December 17th, 2015