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

Our regular quarterly sales are held at

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

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Last Sale Details for 13th December 2018

Lot No. Image Piano Estimate
1 Steinway (c1890) An 85-note 6ft ‘old style’ Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on turned 'elephant' legs; together with a stool. This piano has been restored. £3,000 - 5,000 £3,200
2 Wendl & Lung (c2006) A Model 122 upright piano in a traditional bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool. £1,000 - 1,500 £750
3 Lot Withdrawn. NO LOT
4 Yamaha (c2008) A 5ft 8in Model C2M grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £7,000 - 9,000 £5,500
5 Fazer (c1989) A Model Festivo upright piano in a traditional style white case. £600 - 800 £680
6 Steinway (c1900) A 6ft 85-note 'old style' Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. £4,000 - 6,000 £3,000
7 Gerh. Steinberg (c1980) A modern style upright piano in a satin mahogany case; together with a stool. £700 - £1,000 £520
8 Boston (c1997) A 6ft 4in Model 193 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £6,000 - 8,000 £6,200
9 Laurence & Nash (c1980’s) An upright piano in a traditional satin mahogany case with a panelled front and turned front supports. £700 - 900 £1,250
10 Steinway (c1913) A 5ft 7in New York Model M grand piano in a satin ebonised case on square tapered legs. This piano has been re-conditioned in the past. £5,000 - 7,000 £5,200
11 Yamaha (c1972) A Model U1B upright piano in a bright blue case. £1,800 - 2,200 £2,400
12 Lot Withdrawn. NO LOT
13 Steinway (c1969) A 5ft 1in Model S grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the nature of the keyboard being constructed from ivory. £8,000 - 12,000 £7,000
14 Kawai (c2003) A Model KX-15 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £600 - 800 £1,100
15 Schimmel (c2014) A 6ft 3in Model C189 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £14,000 - 18,000 £14,000
16 Steinway (c1936) A Model V upright piano in a mahogany case; together with a mahogany stool with a leather top. £2,000 - 3,000 £4,100
17 Yamaha (c1996) A Model M110 upright piano in a bright mahogany case. £700 - 1,000 £950
18 Yamaha (c1990) A 5ft 3in Model GH1 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £3,000 - 5,000 £3,300
19 Yamaha (c1976) A Model U1 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £2,000 - 2,200 £2,300
20 Steinway (c1980) A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the nature of the keyboard being constructed from ivory. AMENDMENT Is in a satin ebonised case. £15,000 - 20,000 £17,000
21 Yamaha (c1983) A Model U1A upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £2,200 - 2,500 £1,900
22 Yamaha (c1988) A 5ft 7in Model G2 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 4,000 £2,800
23 Steinway (c1936) A Model V upright piano in a mahogany case. £1,500 - 2,000 £1,000
24 Gaveau (c1926) A 5ft 10in grand piano in a quarter grain veneer case on turned legs. £3,000 - 4,000 £3,000
25 Ritmüller (c2004) A Model UP120R2 upright piano in a satin mahogany case with cabriole front legs; together with a matching adjustable stool. £700 - 900 £550
26 Steinway (c1899) A 6ft 2in Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on turned and fluted legs. £7,000 - 10,000 £5,800
27 Kawai (c2011) A Model K2 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,500 - 2,000 £1,350
28 Steinway (c1892) An upright piano in an ebonised case. £800 - 1,200 £300
29 Bechstein (c1903) A 7ft 4in Model C grand piano in a rosewood case on dual square tapered legs. Reconditioned in the past by Cambridge Pianoforte. £2,000 - 3,000 £1,550
30 Steinway (c1969) A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the nature of the keyboard being constructed from ivory. £15,000 - 20,000 £22,000
31 Yamaha (c1964) CHANGE OF PIANO A Model U3C upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,200 - 1,600 £1,500
32 Reid-Sohn (c1997) A 5ft 3in Model SG-161 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; fitted with Piano Disc Quiet-Time silent system. £1,500 - 2,000 £2,000
33 Steinway (c1937) A Model V upright piano in a mahogany case; together with a stool. £2,000 - 3,000 £3,600
34 Yamaha (c1982) A 5ft 3in Model G1 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a duet stool. £2,500 - 3,500 £3,400
35 Steinway (c1915) A 6ft 2in Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. This piano has been re-polished. £7,000 - 10,000 £6,500
36 Bechstein (c2004) A Millennium Model 116 contemporary upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool. £4,000 - 6,000 £5,100
37 Yamaha (c2002) A 6ft 2in Model C3 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a cover. £6,000 - 8,000 £7,500
38 Steinway (c1921) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a rosewood case; together with a stool. £5,000 - 7,000 £4,500
39 Cramer (c1924) A 6ft grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. £800 - 1,200 UNSOLD
40 Bösendorfer (c1929) A 9ft 92-note Model 275 Senator grand piano in a bright pyramid mahogany and boxwood strung case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. This piano has been completely re-built and restored in Vienna by ex-Bösendorfer technicians. £30,000 - 40,000 UNSOLD
41 Yamaha (c1996) A Model U100 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £2,500 - 3,000 £2,200
42 Bösendorfer (c2001) A 5ft 7in Model 170 grand piano in a bright ebonised case. £18,000 - 22,000 £16,000
43 Richard Lipp (c1907) An upright piano in a mahogany case in the Arts and Crafts style with strapwork hinges and extended leg supports culminating in candlesticks with electric light fittings; together with a stool. £1,000 - 1,500 £3,000
44 Steinway (c1939) A Model K upright piano in an ebonised case; together with a stool. £2,000 - 3,000 £2,200
45 Bluthner (c1934) A 5ft grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. This piano was internally reconditioned by Bluthner in 1980. £2,000 - 3,000 £2,000
46 Ibach (c1968) An upright piano in a traditional walnut case with inlaid bands; fitted with a Renner action. £1,500 - 2,000 £2,300
47 Steinway (c1902) A 6ft 2in 88-note Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs; together with an adjustable stool with leather top. £4,000 - 6,000 £5,000
48 Yamaha (c2008) A Model B1-PE upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with an adjustable matching stool. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,200
49 Morley Harpsichord (c1984) A double manual harpsichord in a walnut case on trestle base. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the nature of the keyboard being constructed from ivory and rosewood. £600 - 800 £2,600
50 Steinway (c1971) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the nature of the keyboard being constructed from ivory. AMENDMENT Is in a satin ebonised case. £10,000 - 15,000 £14,000
51 Yamaha (c1981) A Model U3M upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £2,300 - 2,600 £2,200
52 Petrof (c1953) A 5ft grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. PLEASE NOTE Ivory key tops have been removed in readiness for replacement tops. £1,000 - 1,500 £900
53 Steinway (c1911) A Vertegrand upright piano in a rosewood case. £1,200 - 1,800 £700
54 Kawai (c1972) A 5ft 10in Model KG-2 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. AMENDMENT Is together with a stool. £2,000 - 3,00 £2,000
55 Blüthner (c1923) An overstrung, underdamped upright piano in a rosewood case. This piano has been reconditioned in the past. AMENDMENT Is together with a stool. £700 - 1,000 £1,050
56 Steinway (c1932) A 5ft 7in Model M grand piano in an Art Deco satin walnut and coromandel crossbanded case raised on slab supports; together with a similar styled cabinet. £25,000 - 30,000 UNSOLD
57 Clavichord (c1953) A clavichord in a walnut case on trestle base. AMENDMENT Is by Alec Hodson. £200 - 300 £100
58 Steinway (c1953) A 6ft 2in Model A grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the nature of the keyboard being constructed from ivory. £10,000 - 15,000 £8,500
59 Lot Withdrawn. NO LOT
60 Giraffe Piano, Anonymous, (c1825) A rare ‘Giraffe Piano’ with Viennese action and 5 Pedals controlling: dampers, moderato 1 and 2, Janissary, bassoon. Veneered in walnut with ormolu mounts. Previously part of the Beurmann Keyboard Collection. £4,000 - 6,000 UNSOLD
61 Yamaha (c1981) A Model U3M upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £2,300 - 2,600 £2,100
62 Hyundai (c1980’s) A 5ft 1in Model G80-A grand piano in a bright ivory case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £1,000 - 1,500 £720
63 Steinway (c1982) A 118cm New York Model upright piano in a satin ebonised case. £6,000 - 8,000 £6,000
64 Kawai Shigeru (c2001) A 5ft 10in Model SK2 grand piano in an 'antique' style bright ebonised case on turned fluted legs; together with a stool. £8,000 - 12,000 £10,500
65 Steinway (c1906) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a mahogany and boxwood strung case, on slender fluted dual-legs; together with a stool. £10,000 - 15,000 UNSOLD
66 Weinbach (c1993) A Model 124 upright piano in a traditional style bright walnut case. £600 - 800 £550
67 Blüthner (c1936) A 5ft 1in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. PLEASE NOTE The action standards are broken on this piano and it is not in working condition. £1,500 - 2,000 £580
68 Bösendorfer (c1983) A 6ft 7in Model 200 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £15,000 - 20,000 £16,000
69 Miniature Model of a Steinway Frame A miniature of a Steinway Model D frame made by Anthony Cooke, 58cm long, mounted on a white panel. £100 - 150 £460
70 Steinway (c1992) A 9ft Model D grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £40,000 - 50,000 UNSOLD
71 Yamaha (c1966) CHANGE OF PIANO A Model U1D upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,200 - 1,600 £1,150
72 Yamaha (c2012) A 4ft 11in Model GB1 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching duet stool. £4,000 - 6,000 £4,600
73 John Morley (c1968) A five octave clavichord in a teak case on slender square tapered legs. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the nature of the keyboard being constructed from ivory. £300 - 500 £250
74 Bechstein (c2011) A Model 124 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £8,000 - 12,000 £7,000
75 Steinway c1922) A 6ft 2in 88-note Model A grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £7,000 - 10,000 £5,000
76 Pleyel (c1847) A Pleyel Pianino in an Amboyna case with bold scroll front supports. £1,000 - 1,500 £600
77 Music Box A late Victorian Music Box in the form of a miniature piano fitted with a Swiss musical movement. £200 - 300 £580
78 Steinway (c1890) A Vertegrand upright piano in a rosewood case; together with a stool. £1,000 - 1,500 £650
79 Lot Withdrawn. NO LOT
80 Steinway (c1985) A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano in a bright walnut case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the nature of the keyboard being constructed from ivory. £20,000 - 25,000 £23,000
81 Kawai (c1985) A 5ft 10in Model KG-2 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £4,500 - 6,500 UNSOLD
82 Yamaha (c1988) A 5ft 7in Model G2 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching duet stool with blue fabric upholstery. £3,000 - 4,000 £4,000
83 Kawai (c2004) A Model K-15E upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a matching adjustable stool. £1,000 - 1,500 £980
84 Erard (c1832) An early grand piano in a flame mahogany and banded case with a half barrel fall and ornate carved cheeks; on turned and fluted baluster legs. £4,000 - 6,000 £3,500
85 Steinway (c1923) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. £6,000 - 8,000 £5,200
86 Yamaha (c2001) An upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,500 - 2,000 £2,000
87 Gebruder Knake A late 19th century 5ft 2in grand piano in a burr walnut case on turned octagonal legs. This piano has been restored in the past. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,000
88 Music Cabinet An Edwardian mahogany and satinwood banded music cabinet fitted with five drawers, beside a glazed cabinet; on square tapered legs united by an undertier, 75cm wide. £100 - 150 £250
89 Bösendorfer (c1874) An early 7ft 8in grand piano in a walnut case with boxwood inlaid stringing and walnut crossbanding, on turned and octagonal legs. £1,000 - 1,500 UNSOLD
90 Bösendorfer (c2000) A 7ft Model 214CS grand piano in a satin ebonised case on square tapered legs. £12,000 - 16,000 £14,500
91 Yamaha (c1994) A 6ft 1in Model C3 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £9,000 - 10,000 UNSOLD
92 Yamaha (c1989) A Model MX100A Disklavier upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £2,000 - 3,000 £1,100
93 Piano Stool A Lanzani mahogany adjustable piano stool with a brown stitched leather top. £100 - 150 £210
94 Schimmel (c1966) An upright piano in a modern style satin mahogany case. £800 - 1,200 £600
95 Steinway (c1928) An 88-note 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. £6,000 - 8,000 £6,200
96 Yamaha (c1978) A Model U3H upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,600 - 2,000 £800
97 Bösendorfer (c1924) A 6ft 7in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. AMENDMENT Is together wit a stool. £3,000 - 5,000 £4,100
98 Kawai (c2009) A Model K-3 upright piano in a traditional style bright ebonised case; together with a matching adjustable stool with upholstered top. This piano is fitted with a soft fall system lid and an option on the pedals to reduce the volume when required. £1,500 - 2,000 £2,600
99 Bechstein (c1904) A 6ft Model A grand piano in a Sheraton style rosewood case on dual square tapered legs. AMENDMENT Is a 6ft 7in Model B grand piano. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,150
100 Steinway (c2009) A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £40,000 - 50,000 £42,000
101 Bösendorfer (c1927) A 5ft 7in Model 174 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. This piano has been completely restored. £15,000 - 17,000 £6,000
102 Hamilton A Model BH-125 upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a stool. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,400
103 Yamaha (c2006) A 6ft 1in Model C3 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £9,000 - 11,000 £7,200
104 Yamaha (c2008) A Model SU118 upright piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £3,000 - 4,000 £3,300
105 Blüthner (c1900) A 6ft 3in Style 7 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on turned and fluted legs. This piano has been recently completely restored and re-polished. £7,500 - 9,500 £7,000
106 Yamaha (c1969) A Model U1E upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,500 - 2,000 £1,400
107 Kawai (c1972) A 5ft 10in Model KG-2C grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £3,000 - 4,000 £2,000
108 Yamaha (c2013) An upright piano in a bright ebonised case, fitted with a Silent System. £2,000 - 3,000 £2,700
109 Yamaha (c2008) A 5ft 8in Model C2 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. AMENDMENT Is fitted with a Silent System. £6,000 - 8,000 £7,000
110 C Bechstein (c1925) A 6ft Model A grand piano in a Sheraton style mahogany case on dual square tapered legs. This piano has been restored in the past and is fitted with a piano disc self play system. AMENDMENT Together with two piano stools with matching upholstered tops. £2,000 - 3,000 £2,100
111 Yamaha (c1994) A 5ft 3in Model G1 grand piano on square tapered legs. £1,500 - 2,000 £3,100
112 Yamaha (c2012) LATE ENTRY A Model B1 upright piano in a bright ebonised case fitted with a Silent System; together with an Avanti stool and headphones. £2,000 - 2,500 £2,500
113 Lot Withdrawn. NO LOT
114 Yamaha (c1982) LATE ENTRY A Model U3A upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a stool. £1,800 - 2,200 £1,900
115 Pleyel (c1910’s) LATE ENTRY A grand piano in a rosewood case on carved and turned legs; the music desk fretworked with the maker’s name. £1,000 - 1,500 £200
116 Music Chest LATE ENTRY An Edwardian music chest fitted with four drawers, raised on short cabriole legs, 37cm wide. £60 - 80 £30
117 No Lot NO LOT
118 No Lot NO LOT
119 No Lot NO LOT
120 No Lot NO LOT
121 Piano Stool An adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with storage under a button upholstered top. £100 - 150 £100
122 Piano Stool An adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with storage under a button upholstered top. £100 - 150 £100
123 Piano Stool An adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with storage under a button upholstered top. £100 - 150 UNSOLD
124 Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with button upholstered top. £120 - 160 £180
125 Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with button upholstered top. £120 - 160 £160
126 Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with button upholstered top. £120 - 160 £140
127 Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with button upholstered top. £120 - 160 £110
128 Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with button upholstered top. £120 - 160 £110
129 **PLEASE REFER TO THIS PAGE FOR AMENDED LOTS AND FURTHER PICTURES**