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CUSTOM-MADE STEINWAYS

 

Messrs Steinway & Son were always happy to ‘customise’ your grand piano for you and this was the case for Leo Lewin, the art-collector and industrialist, in 1910. He commissioned the architect Oscar Kaufmann to design not just the grand piano but the other furnishings for his villa in Breslau .

 

Rarely do such items come onto the market so here was a
chance to get a slice of history!

 

Lot 60 sold for £9,000 (hammer price) detail of leg pictured right

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