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Our next auction is on Thursday December 15th, 2016 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

Our regular quarterly sales are held at

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

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

  

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

All sales start at midday 

 

The catalogue for our sale on 15th December is detailed below.

 

 

Viewing

Tuesday 13th December 12:00 midday to 8.00pm
Wednesday 14th December 10.00am to 8.00pm
Thursday 15th December 9.00am to 11.30am

Catalogue

Further pictrures will be added to this site as they become available up until the day of the sale.

Latest Sale Details for 15th December 2016

Lot No. Image Piano Estimate
1 piano auctions Yamaha (c1990) A Model U1A upright piano in a bright mahogany case; together with a matching stool with blue upholstered top. £1,400 - 1,800
2   Bechstein (c1890’s) A 6ft Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on turned octagonal legs. £1,000 - 1,500
3 piano auctions Bösendorfer (c1924) A 5ft 8in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £3,000 - 5,000
4 piano auctions Kawai (c2007) A Model K-15E upright piano in a bright ebonised modern style case with a gold decorative design to the front panel. £800 - 1,200
5 piano auctions Steinway (c1888) An upright piano in an ebonised case. £800 - 1,200
6 piano auctions Blüthner (c1899) A 7ft grand piano in a rosewood case on turned tapered legs. £1,500 - 2,000
7   Bechstein (London) (c1930’s) A 4ft 8in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. £1,000 - 1,500
8   Yamaha (c1991) A 5ft 3in Model G1 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £2,000 - 3,000
9   Boston (c1996) A Model UP 118E upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool with beige upholstered top. £1,200 - 1,800
10 piano auctions Steinway (c1929) A 5ft 10in 88-note Model O grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs. This piano has been reconditioned in the past. £7,000 - 10,000
11 piano auctions Lanzani Piano Stool A Lanzani Model Linea Ergonomica concert adjustable piano stool in an ebonised finish with a stitched grey fabric seat. £200 - 400
12 piano auctions Yamaha (c1980’s) A Model U2H upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool. £1,200 - 1,800
13 piano auctions Blüthner (c1979) A 4ft 11in Style 11 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. £2,000 - 4,000
14 piano auctions Grotrian Steinweg (c1924). A 5ft 5in Model VII grand piano in a bright ebonised case on turned supports; together with a stool. This piano has been completely restored in the last 2 years £1,500 - 2,000
15 piano auctions Steinway (c1891) A 6ft 2in 85-note old style Model A grand piano in an ebonised case on 'elephant' legs. This piano has been reconditioned in the past. £5,000 - 7,000
16 piano auctions Alec Hodsdon Virginal (c1953) A virginal in a walnut case on a trestle base, the fascia bearing the inscription 'Alec Hodsdon Lavenham Suffolk Fecit Anno MCMLIII'. £600 - 800
17 piano auctions Bluthner (c1907) A 6ft 3in grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. This piano has been restored in the past. £1,500 - 2,000
18 piano auctions Steinway (c1951) A Model 40 upright piano in a spinet style mahogany case with turned reeded Regency style front supports. £1,000 - 1,500
19   Reid Sohn (c1992) A 4ft 8in Model 140 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. £1,200 - 1,800
20 piano auctions Steinway (c1981) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the nature of the keyboard being constructed from ivory. £25,000 - 30,000
21   Yamaha (c2000) A 5ft 3in Model GP1 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £2,800 - 3,500
22   Blüthner (c1924) A 5ft 8in 88-note grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. £700 - 1,000
23   Elysian (c1989 ) A 6ft 88-note grand piano in bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. £800 - 1,200
24 piano auctions Blüthner (c1986) A Model B upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £2,500 - 3,500
25   Steinway (c1970) A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano in a bright ebonised 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. £22,000 - 28,000
26 piano auctions Bösendorfer (c1930’s) A 5ft 7in grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £4,000 - 6,000
27   Yamaha (c2006) A Model SU118C upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool. £4,000 - 6,000
28 piano auctions Schulze Pollmann (c2012) A Model 126 Masterpiece upright piano in a bright ebonised case. It has a Renner action and cerisa soundboard. £4,000 - 6,000
29 piano auctions Steinway (c1886) A 6ft 11in old style Model B grand piano in a rosewood case on ‘elephant’ legs. £3,000 - 5,000
30 piano auctions Erard (c1901) A 6ft 4in grand piano in a satinwood and floral painted art case on dual square tapered legs united by a stretcher. This piano has been re-polished and restored. (See back cover illustration) £4,000 - 6,000
31 piano auctions Thomas Goff and Joseph Cobby (c1934) A clavichord by Thomas Goff and Joseph Cobby in a walnut case, the fascia bearing the inscription 'T.R.C.G. ET J.C.C. FECERUNT MCMXXXIV', on a trestle stand. £800 - 1,200
32 piano auctions Steinway (c1910) A Vertegrand upright piano in a rosewood case. £1,200 - 1,800
33 piano auctions Music Stand An Edwardian satinwood and floral painted music stand in the form of a lyre. £600 - 800
34   Music Chair A Louis XV style carved oak music chair with padded back and seat on cabriole legs. £300 - 400
35   Steinway (c1912) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £5,000 - 7,000
36 piano auctions Kawai (c2003) A 5ft 5in Model RX1 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £5,000 - 7,000
37   Yamaha (c1978) A Model U3H upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with an adjustable stool. £1,500 - 2,000
38 piano auctions Blüthner (c1979) A 5ft 1in Model 11 grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a duet stool. £3,000 - 5,000
39 piano auctions Steinway (c1899) A 6ft 2in 88-note Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. The case has been re-polished. £7,000 - 9,000
40 piano auctions Adam Beyer (c1779) A square piano in a mahogany case on a trestle base. The fascia bearing the inscription ‘Adam Beyer Londini Fecit 1779’. This piano was restored by Andrew Lancaster approximately 15 years ago. (See article in catalogue) £1,500 - 2,000
41   Blüthner (c1934) A 5ft 1in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. £1,500 - 2,000
42 piano auctions Steinway (c1927) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs, together with a stool. £7,000 - 9,000
43   Music Canterbury A Victorian walnut music Canterbury having three sections and drawer below on turned legs. £200 - 300
44 piano auctions Bechstein (c1900) An upright piano in a rosewood case; together with a matching duet stool. This piano was fully reconditioned in 2000. £700 - 1,000
45   Steinway (c1905) A Vertegrand upright piano in a rosewood case; together with a stool. £1,500 - 2,000
46 piano auctions Schimmel (c1979) A 5ft 10 in Model 174 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. £4,000 - 6,000
47   Royale A 4ft 7in Model Classic 140 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching adjustable stool. £2,000 - 3,000
48   Kawai (c1995) A 5ft 10in Model KG-2A grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 5,000
49   Yamaha (c1998) A Model MP70 upright piano with Silent System in a satin walnut case. £800 - 1,200
50 piano auctions Steinway (c1926) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. This piano has been fully restored. £18,000 - 25,000
51   Bechstein (c1900) A 6ft 7in Model B grand piano a bright ebonised case on turned octagonal legs; together with a stool. This piano has been completely restored. £4,000 - 6,000
52   Kawai (1973) A 6ft 1in Model KG3 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs £3,000 - 5,000
53   Yamaha (c1990) A Model M108 upright piano in a bright ebonised case £800 - 1,200
54 piano auctions Steinway (c1902) A Vertegrand upright piano in a satinwood case painted with flowers and garlands, the top panel inset with paintings depicting pastoral scenes, signed by A Blackmore; together with a stool. £5,000 - 7,000
55 piano auctions Erard (c1921) An upright piano in a rosewood case and by repute formerly owned by Ignacy Paderewski, pianist, composer and First President of Poland in 1919 and used by him on his world tours. Provenance Whitton & Laing auction 15th February 1976 Lot 218 Major Fleetwood-Hesketh lived in Holcombe Rogus, Somerset and his sister Miss Fleetwood Hesketh lived in a nearby cottage with the piano which the family said was the small upright played by Paderewski and taken on his world tours. £3,000 - 5,000
56 piano auctions Hoffmann (c1984) A 6ft 3in Model 190 grand piano in a traditional walnut case, together with a duet stool. £1,500 - 2,000
57 piano auctions Gabriel Gaveau (c1924) A 6ft 6in Empire style grand piano in a satin mahogany 'art case' decorated with garlands and banding on carved and turned fluted supports. £6,000 - 8,000
58 piano auctions Steinway (c1976) A 7ft 5in Model C grand piano in a satin ebonised 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. £22,000 - 28,000
59 piano auctions Music Stand A Victorian mahogany adjustable double music stand raised on a turned baluster column and platform base. £600 - 800
60 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 front cover colour illustration) £30,000 - 40,000
61 piano auctions Bechstein (c1906) A 6ft grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. This piano has been re-built in the past. £1,500 - 2,000
62   Steinway (c1886) An upright piano in a rosewood case. £800 - 1,200
63 piano auctions Yamaha (c1990) A 9ft Model CFIII concert grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a quilted piano cover. £25,000 - 30,000
64 piano auctions Irmler (c2012) An upright piano in a traditional style bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool. £2,000 - 3,000
65 piano auctions Steinway (c1890) A 6ft 11in 85-note old style Model B grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. £5,000 - 7,000
66   Yamaha (c1999) A digital Model Grand Touch Disklavier in a grand piano style bright ebonised case. £5,000 - 7,000
67 piano auctions Bechstein (c1988) A 6ft 8in Model B grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £8,000 - 12,000
68   Steinhoven (c2014) A 4ft 10in Model 148 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. £2,000 - 3,000
69   Yamaha (c2007) A Model U1 upright piano in a satin walnut case. £1,800 - 2,200
70 piano auctions Steinway (c1936) A 5ft 7in 88-note Model M grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. £6,000 - 8,000
71 piano auctions Yamaha Clavinova (c2015) A current Model CLP 545 Clavinova in a rosewood effect finish. £900 - 1,200
72 piano auctions Yamaha Clavinova (c2015) A current Model CLP 545 Clavinova in a rosewood effect finish. £900 - 1,200
73 piano auctions Yamaha Clavinova (c2015) A current Model CLP 545 Clavinova in a rosewood effect finish. £900 - 1,200
74 piano auctions Yamaha Clavinova (c2015) A current Model CLP 545 Clavinova in a rosewood effect finish. £900 - 1,200
75 piano auctions Yamaha Clavinova (c2015) A current Model CLP 545 Clavinova in a rosewood effect finish. £900 - 1,200
76 piano auctions Yamaha Clavinova (c2015) A current Model CLP 545 Clavinova in a rosewood effect finish. £900 - 1,200
77 piano auctions Bluthner (c1936) A 4ft 11in style IV grand piano in a bright ebonised case, on square tapered legs; together with a stool. This piano was fully renovated in 1963 by Whelpdale, Maxwell & Codd. £3,000 - 5,000
78   Bösendorfer (c1928) A 5ft 7in grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £3,000 - 5,000
79 piano auctions Schimmel (c2001) A Model 116S upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a stool. £,3,000 - 4,000
80 piano auctions Steinway (c1946) A 5ft 7in New York Model M grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £6,000 - 8,000
81 piano auctions Blüthner (c1986) A 120cm Model A upright piano in a mahogany case. £4,000 - 6,000
82   Hoffman (c2003) A 6ft 3in Model 190 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £5,000 - 7,000
83 piano auctions Yamaha (c2003) A 4ft 11in Model GB1 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £3,000 - 4,000
84   Yamaha (c2000) A Model MPX70 upright piano in a bright ebonised case, with a disklavier system. £1,500 - 2,000
85   Steinway (c1965) A 6ft 2 in Model A 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. £16,000 - 20,000
86   Waldstein (c2001) A Model 108 upright piano in a traditional bright mahogany case; together with a matching stool £600 - 800
87 piano auctions Görs & Kallmann A grand piano in a mahogany case on dual square tapered legs united by a stretcher. £700 - 1,000
88 piano auctions Schimmel (c1975) An upright piano in an ebonised case with integral lights and cabriole front supports; together with a matching stool. £1,000 - 1,500
89 piano auctions De Blaise Harpsichord A single manual harpsichord in a mahogany case on slender turned supports. £600 - 800
90 piano auctions Blüthner (c1999) A 6ft 3in Supreme Edition Ambassador Model 4 grand piano in a rosewood case laid in a herringbone pattern on turned legs; together with a matching stool. £14,000 - 18,000
91 piano auctions Bechstein (c1903) A 6ft 7in Model V grand piano in a mahogany and satinwood crossbanded case with elm oval panels, raised on dual square tapered legs with boxwood lines and flowerhead decoration. £3,000 - 4,000
92   Steinway (c1924) A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with an adjustable leather upholstered piano chair. £9,000 - 12,000
93 piano auctions Woodchester A modern style upright piano in a satin mahogany case, together with a stool. £600 - 800
94 piano auctions Bechstein (c1899) A 6ft Model A grand piano in a satin birch case on dual square tapered legs. £2,000 - 3,000
95   Yamaha (c2005) A 6ft 1in Model C3L grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with an adjustable stool. £7,000 - 10,000
96 piano auctions Bechstein (c1906) A Model 9 upright piano in a rosewood case . This piano has been reconditioned in the past. £800 - 1,200
97 piano auctions Steinway (c1926) A 5ft 7in Model M grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. This piano has been restored. £12,000 - 18,000
98   Yamaha (c1975) A 6ft 1in Model C3 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £6,500 - 8,500
99   Danemann (c1982) An upright piano in a bright mahogany modern style case with cabriole supports. £600 - 800
100 piano auctions Bösendorfer (c1974) A 9ft Imperial concert grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with an adjustable concert stool. This lot is accompanied by a letter from Trevor Horn CBE., Producer and owner of SARM Studios, listing some of the famous artists and records that have been recorded at this piano, including Queen, Coldplay, Elton John, Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Rush and many others. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the nature of the keyboard being constructed from ivory. £25,000 - 35,000
101 piano auctions Yamaha (c1975) A 5ft 7in Model G2 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £2,500 - 3,500
102 piano auctions Blüthner (c1978) A 5ft 5in Model 10 grand piano in a walnut case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £3,000 - 5,000
103   Blüthner (c1980’s) An upright piano in a traditional style bright ebonised case. £3,000 - 5,000
104   Blüthner (c1979) A Model M upright piano in a bright mahogany case. £1,500 - 2,000
105 piano auctions Boston (c2004) A 5ft 10in Model GP 178 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £5,000 - 7,000
106   LOT WITHDRAWN
107 piano auctions Steinway An upright piano in a re-polished case. This piano has been restored in the past £3,000 - 5,000
108   Yamaha (c1974) A 5ft 7in Model G2 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £2,500 - 3,500
109 piano auctions Yamaha (c1981) A Model U1 upright piano in an ebonised case; together with a stool. £1,200 - 1,800
110 piano auctions Steinway (c2007) A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano with Silent System in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £35,000 - 40,000
111 piano auctions Yamaha (c2013) A Model B1 upright piano with Silent System in a bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool. £1,800 - 2,200
112*   Flutes Nine new boxed student flutes . £220 -320
113*   Flutes Eleven ex-hire used student flutes £180 - 280
114 piano auctions Rogers (c1930’s) A 4ft 6in grand piano in a bright red case on square tapered legs. This piano has been recently reconditioned. £3,000 - 5,000
115   Steinway(c1985) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a satin 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
116   Steinway (c1913) A 6ft 2in New York Model A grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. £4,000 - 6,000
117   Kawai (c1992) A 6ft 1in Model GS40 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. LATE ENTRY £4,000 - 6,000
118   No Lot
119 piano auctions LOT WITHDRAWN
120 piano auctions Piano Stool An adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with leatherette seat. £70 - 90
121 piano auctions Piano Stool An adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with leatherette seat. £70 - 90
122 piano auctions Piano Stool An adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with leatherette seat. £70 - 90
123 piano auctions Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with button leather top. £120 - 160
124 piano auctions Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with button leather top. £120 - 160
125 piano auctions Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with button leather top. £120 - 160
126 piano auctions Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with button leather top. £120 - 160
127 piano auctions Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with button leather top. £120 - 160
128 piano auctions Piano Stool A concert adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with button leather top. £120 - 160
129 piano auctions Piano Stool A duet adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with storage under a button leather top. £100 - 150
130 piano auctions Piano Stool A duet adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with storage under a button leather top. £100 - 150
131 piano auctions Piano Stool A duet adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with storage under a button leather top. £100 - 150
132 piano auctions Piano Stool A duet adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with storage under a button leather top. £100 - 150
133 piano auctions Piano Stool A duet adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with storage under a button leather top. £100 - 150
134 piano auctions Piano Stool A duet adjustable piano stool in a bright ebonised finish with storage under a button leather top. £100 - 150
135   **PLEASE REFER TO THIS PAGE FOR AMENDED LOTS AND FURTHER PICTURES**
Next auction is Thursday April 6th, 2017