Wednesday 26 September 2018

Time to tinkle the ivories

A Steinway and Sons ‘Model K’ Upright piano, in a walnut veneered high gloss (polyester) finish, with third pedal.

Estimate £2,000-£3,000

To be offered for Auction Wednesday 3rd October 2018


Saturday 29th September 10am-1pm
Tuesday 2nd October 2pm-6pm
and morning of Sale from 9am

The Model K or "Vertegrand" was designed by Henry Ziegler a Director at Steinway and Sons in 1903.  It is the oldest unchanged upright piano design currently in mass production.  Each Steinway piano consists of more than 12,000 individual pieces making it a masterpiece of craftsmanship and an artwork in itself.

This piano was commissioned in 1991 and took 9 months to build.

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