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A printed catalogue is available two weeks prior to each sale by sending a cheque for £6.00, or £20 for a year's subscriptions 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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Future Sale Dates for our quarterly auctions held at Conway Hall London WC1

All sales start at midday

The catalogue for our sale of the 12th December will become available Friday 22nd November 2019.

Last Sale Details for 26th September 2019

Lot No. Piano Estimate Price Realised
1 Blüthner (c1933) A 5ft 1in grand piano in a satin walnut case on square tapered legs; together with a duet adjustable stool. AMENDMENT Is 4ft 11in. £3,000 - 5,000 £5,200
2 Steinmayer (c2004) An upright piano in a modern style bright mahogany case; together with a matching adjustable stool. £600 - 800 £620
3 Kawai (c2010) A 5ft Model GM-10 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with an adjustable stool with a button upholstered leather top. £3,000 - 5,000 £3,300
4 Blüthner (c1925) An upright overstrung piano in an ebonised case; together with a stool. This piano has been reconditioned in the past. This piano was the property of the celebrated jazz pianist Keith Ingham, famous in the swing and Dixieland revival movement. £700 - 1,000 £1,200
5 Yamaha (c1996) A 5ft 3in Model C1 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with an adjustable stool with red velvet top. £3,000 - 5,000 £5,100
6 Bechstein (c1926) A 5ft 6in Model L grand piano in a Sheraton style mahogany case on dual square tapered legs; together with a duet stool with a tapestry top. £1,000 - 1,500 £2,500
7 Hoffmann by Bechstein (c1980’s) A Model 120 upright piano in a traditional satin cherry case. AMENDMENT Is (c2001). £1,000 - 1,500 £2,300
8 Bechstein London (c1930’s) A 4ft 8in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool with a tapestry top. £1,500 - 2,000 £2,000
9 Offenbach A recent 5ft 3in grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. AMENDMENT Is 4ft 8in. £1,000 - 1,500 £920
10 Steinway (c1897) A 6ft ‘old style’ Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. £4,000 - 6,000 £4,100
11 Yamaha (c1975) A Model U3H upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,500 - 1,800 £2,000
12 Kawai (c1983) A 6ft 1in Model GS-30 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 4,000 £3,300
13 Welmar (c1991) A Regency Model upright piano in a bright mahogany case with a flame mahogany front panel. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,300
14 Bechstein (c1905) A 6ft 7in Model V grand piano in a Sheraton style rosewood case on dual square tapered legs. £1,000 - 1,500 £800
15 Steinway (c1930) A 5ft 10in 88-note Model O grand piano in a satin ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a cover. This piano has been reconditioned in the past. £10,000 - 15,000 £9,000
16 Samick (c2005) A Model JS118D upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool. £800 - 1,200 £800
17 Blüthner (c1911) A 5ft 8in grand piano in a ebonised case on later square tapering legs. This piano was rebuilt by Harrods in the 1960s. £800 - 1,200 £1,000
18 John Broadwood (c1890) A 6ft 6in grand piano in a rosewood case with dual carved cabriole supports. £1,000 - 1,500 £500
19 Weinbach A recent upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £700 - 900 £700
20 Steinway (c1902) A 6ft ‘old style’ 85-note Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. The piano has been recently internally restored; together with a stool. £5,000 - 7,000 £4,000
21 Yamaha (c1965) A Model U3C upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,200 - 1,400 £1,450
22 Bösendorfer (c1935) A 5ft grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a walnut piano stool. £3,000 - 5,000 £4,900
23 Yamaha (c1967) AMENDMENT (c1999) A 6ft 11in Model C6 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 5,000 £6,200
24 Knight (c1998) A Model K-10 upright piano in a satin walnut case. £1,000 - 1,500 £800
25 Yamaha (c1989) A 6ft 3in hand-built Model S-400 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £9,000 - 11,000 £8,200
26 Blüthner (c1927) A 5ft 5in Style 4A grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,950
27 Kawai (c2003) A 5ft 10in Model RX2 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching adjustable stool. £4,000 - 6,000 £5,800
28 Seidl & Sohn (c2002) An upright piano in a bright mahogany case. £1,000 - 1,500 £700
29 John Morley (c1960’s) A 5 octave spinet in a walnut case on a trestle base; together with an adjustable stool. £800 - 1,200 £400
30 Steinway (c1904) A 6ft 2in 88-note 3 pedal Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £5,000 - 7,000 £9,200
31 Yamaha (c1976) A Model U3H upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,500 - 1,800 £1,750
32 Bechstein (c1900) A 7ft 4in Model C grand piano in a bright satinwood inlaid and chequer strung case with boxwood and ebony; raised on dual square tapered legs united by stretchers. This piano has been fully restored. £15,000 - 20,000 £10,000
33 Bechstein (c1925) A Model 8 upright piano in an ebonised case; together with a mahogany 'X' framed stool. AMENDMENT Is a Model 9. £700 - 1,000 £820
34 Bechstein (c1930) A 5ft 1in Model K grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. £2,000 - 3,000 £3,200
35 Steinway (c1912)this p A Vertegrand upright piano in a rosewood case. This piano was fully restored and re-polished in 2002. AMENDMENT This piano was reconditioned and re-polished in 2002. £2,500 - 3,500 £2,500
36 Winkelman (c1900's) An upright piano in an Arts and Crafts style mahogany case with brass sconces and hinges and square front supports. £1,000 - 1,500 £300
37 John Broadwood & Sons (c1920) A 5ft 7in barless grand piano in a carved mahogany case by Waring and Gillows in the Adams style with swag and garland foliate ornament raised on dual square tapered legs, united by moulded stretchers; together with an Edwardian stool. £2,000 - 3,000 £1,500
38 Steinway (c1891) A 5ft 10in 85-note Model O grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a duet stool and another stool. AMENDMENT Is in a rosewood case. £3,000 - 5,000 £3,200
39 Schimmel (c1989) A 5ft 8in Model E174T grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with an adjustable stool. £4,000 - 6,000 £7,200
40 Hornung & Möller (c1919) A 6ft 6in art cased grand piano, having a Louis XV style carved walnut and gilt decorated case, raised on foliate and scroll cabriole legs. This piano has been fully restored. £6,000 - 8,000 UNSOLD
41 Yamaha (c1966) A Model U3E upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,200 - 1,400 £1,700
42 Young Chang (c1983) A 5ft 2in grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £1,200 - 1,800 £1,000
43 Kawai (c2008) A Model K15E-ATX upright piano in a bright ebonised case, fitted with a silent system; together with a stool. £1,200 - 1,800 £2,500
44 Steinway (c1906) A 5ft 10in 88-note Model O grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs. Work has been done on this piano in the past. £7,000 - 9,000 £6,500
45 Pleyel Wolff (c1908) A 5ft 7in grand piano in the Jacobean style, the signed walnut and crossbanded case raised on turned baluster legs, united by shaped stretchers. AMENDMENT Is together with a stool. £2,000 - 3,000 £3,500
46 Yamaha A Model CLP675/85 clavinova in a bright ebonised case. AMENDMENT Is a Model CVP605 together with a stool. £800 - 1,200 £850
47 Schiedmayer (c1912) A 6ft grand piano in a walnut case with gilded panels depicting oriental scenes, the whole case being in a similar oriental style; together with a stool. £1,500 - 2,000 £1,800
48 Fazer (c1983) AMENDMENT Is (c1986). An upright piano in a satin mahogany modern style case; together with a matching John Austin piano stool. £600 - 800 £520
49 Kemble (c1994) A Cambridge Model upright piano in a satin walnut case; together with a stool. £700 - 1,000 £880
50 Steinway (c1908) A 6ft 2in Model A grand piano in a painted satinwood art case of Adams design decorated with panels depicting: musical trophies, cherubs, foliate and swag ornament, raised on five pairs of twin turned legs united by stretchers. Designed by Waring and Gillow; together with a stool. AMENDMENT Is a Model O. £40,000 - 60,000 UNSOLD
51 Victor A Model V103B upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £800 - 1,000 £820
52 Grotrian Steinweg (c1965) A 9ft Model 275 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £8,000 - 10,000 £9,500
53 Toyo (c1980) A grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £2,000 - 3,000 £1,000
54 Bechstein (c1928) A 5ft 10in Model M grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool upholstered with a velvet top. £1,500 - 2,000 £2,100
55 Yamaha (c1974) A Model U1 upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool. £1,200 - 1,800 £1,600
56 Steinway (c1926) A Model K upright piano in a mahogany case. £1,500 - 2,500 £2,500
57 Bechstein (c1901) A 6ft Model A grand piano in the Sheraton style with boxwood strung inlay on dual square tapered legs; together with a matching adjustable stool with tan leather upholstered top. This piano was completely restored in 2005. £3,000 - 5,000 £2,700
58 Blüthner (c1895) A 6ft 3in Model VII grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. This piano has been regulated and renovated in 2015. AMENDMENT Does not have a stool. £2,000 - 3,000 UNSOLD
59 August Forster (c1978) A Model Largo upright piano in a bright mahogany case with cabriole front supports. £1,000 - 1,500 £880
60 Steinway (c1981) A 5ft 10in Model O 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. £20,000 - 25,000 £17,000
61 Yamaha (c2012) A Model B1 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. AMENDMENT Is (c2004) and is a Model P116. £1,800 - 2,200 £1,750
62 Bechstein (c1901) A 6ft 7in Model B grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. AMENDMENT Is (c1929) and is a 5ft 6in Model L in a mahogany sunburst veneered case. £1,500 - 2,000 £3,600
63 Knight (c1997) An upright piano in a satin walnut case. £800 - 1,200 £1,150
64 Blüthner (c1977) A 6ft 3in Style 6 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 5,000 £4,000
65 LOT WITHDRAWN. NO LOT
66 Bechstein (c1902) An upright piano in an Arts & Crafts style mahogany case with extended front candle supports, strap-work hinges and lattice-work front panel; based on a design by Walter Cave. £700 - 1,000 £400
67 Danemann (c1955) A 6ft 7in grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a stool and cover. £1,500 - 2,000 (tbc) £800
68 Steinway (c1938) A Model Z upright piano in a walnut case; together with a stool. £2,000 - 3,000 £2,400
69 Blüthner (c1934) A 5ft 6in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. AMENDMENT Is 6ft 10in. £2,000 - 3,000 £2,500
70 Bösendorfer (c1986) A Model 120 upright piano in a bright ebonised modern style case; together with a matching stool. £5,000 - 7,000 £5,200
71 Yamaha (c2006) A Model B1 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,500 - 2,000 £1,350
72 Bösendorfer (c1986) A 7ft 4in Model 225 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £15,000 - 20,000 £18,500
73 Piano Stool An ebonised adjustable concert piano stool with button upholstered leather top. £100 - 150 £300
74 Yamaha (c1997) A 5ft 8in Model C2 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £4,000 - 6,000 £4,800
75 Yamaha (c1975) A Model U1 upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a stool. £1,400 - 1,800 £1,550
76 Steinway (c1913) An 6ft old style 'A'' 88-note grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 5,000 £5,200
77 John Broadwood & Sons (c1820s) A square piano in a mahogany and rosewood case with metal beading, on six slender and turned fluted legs, the fascia reading ‘John Broadwood and Sons Makers to His Majesty and the Princesses Great Pulteney Street Golden Square London’; together with two adjustable stools. This piano has been restored. £600 - 800 £820
78 Bechstein (c1934) A 5ft 6in Model L grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 4,000 £2,700
79 Yamaha (c2012) A 5ft 8in Model C2 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs, fitted with a Silent System; together with a matching stool and headphones. £7,000 - 9,000 £9,000
80 Pleyel (c1926) A 6ft 2in ex-player grand piano in a kingwood and mahogany parquetry case, raised on six fluted, tapered legs, headed with gilt metal collars. £3,000 5,000 UNSOLD
81 Yamaha (c1984) A Model U3 upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a stool. £1,700 - 2,000 £2,700
82 Zimmermann (c1989) A 5ft grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool with velvet upholstered top. AMENDMENT Is 4ft 9in. £1,000 - 1,500 £2,100
83 Steinway (c1927) A Model K upright piano in an oak case. £1,000- £1,500 £1,550
84 Rönisch (c1989) An upright piano in a traditional ebonised case. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,000
85 Steinway (c1937) A 5ft 7in Model S grand piano in a bright ebonised re-polished case on square tapered legs. £16,000 - 20,000 UNSOLD
86 Schiedmayer (c1924) A 6ft 7in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool and fitted cover. £800 - 1,200 £400
87 Bechstein A 5ft 6in Model L grand piano in an ebonised case; together with a stool. This piano has been re-conditioned in the past. £2,000 - 3,000 £2,800
88 Ibach (c1912) A 5ft grand piano in a mahogany case, the top inlaid with a floral motif, the sides with birds and flowers; on three dual fluted pillared supports. £2,000 - 3,000 £1,600
89 C Bechstein (c1934) A Model 11 upright piano in a satin mahogany case. This piano has been reconditioned. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,300
90 Yamaha (c1983) A 6ft 3in hand-built Model S-400B grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool with button upholstered leather top. £9,000 - 12,000 £7,000
91 Yamaha (c1988) A Model P116 upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with matching duet and single adjustable stools. £900 - 1,200 £1,350
92 Steinway (c1930) A 5ft 7in Model M grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs. AMENDMENT Is together with a duet stool. £5,000 - 7,000 £8,200
93 Petrof (c2000) A 6ft 4in Model III grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £6,000 - 8,000 £7,000
94 Welmar (c1982) An upright piano in a satin oak case. £400 - 600 £620
95 Yamaha (c1970) A Model U1F upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,200 - 1,400 £1,550
96 Bechstein (c1886) A 7ft 8in Model III grand piano in a bright ebonised case on turned octagonal legs. This piano has been restored. £3,000 - 5,000 £1,500
97 Kawai (c2009) A 6ft 1in Model RX3 grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs. £7,000 - 9,000 UNSOLD
98 Steinway (c1938) A Model V upright piano in a mahogany case. £2,500 - 3,500 £1,500
99 Welmar (c1991) A Model 112 upright piano in a satin oak case. £400 - 600 £750
100 Steinway (c2015) Crown Jewel Collection A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano in a bright Macassar ebony case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £60,000 - 80,000 £60,000
101 Yamaha (c2010) A Model B2 upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool. £1,500 - 2,000 £1,700
102 Yamaha (c2004) A 5ft 8in Model C2 grand piano in a bright American walnut case; together with a matching stool. £5,000 - 7,000 £7,500
103 Boston (c2004) A Model 132 upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool. £3,000 - 4,000 £3,000
104 Kawai (c1987) A 6ft 1in Model GS-40 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £4,000 - 5,000 £3,500
105 Yamaha (c1984) A Model LU-101 upright piano in a modern simulated walnut veneered case. £600 - 800 £750
106 Steinway (c1961) A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with an adjustable stool with leather upholstered top. AMENDMENT The key tops on this instrument are not ivory. £15,000 - 20,000 £19,000
107 August Forster A grand piano in a mahogany case on dual square tapered legs. AMENDMENT (c1917) and is an 88-note 6ft Model III grand piano on dual square tapered legs. £800 - 1,200 £400
108 C Bechstein (c1980) A 5ft 11in grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. This piano is being sold by Manfred Lubowitz also known as Manfred Mann, founding member and eponym of the bands Manfred Mann, Manfred Mann Chapter Three and Manfred Mann's Earth Band. AMENDMENT Is a 5ft 6in Model L. £10,000 - 15,000 £8,200
109 Yamaha (c2012) A 5ft 3in Model GC1 grand piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a stool. £3,000 - 5,000 £4,300
110 Bechstein (c1892) A 6ft grand piano in a recent handcrafted rosewood Art case, with carved cheeks and lyre and ornate music-stand with a musical motif; on turned legs. £6,000 - 8,000 £6,000
111 Yamaha (c1983) A Model M1J upright piano in a modern style bright ebonised case. £900 - 1,200 £650
112 Bechstein (c1900s) A 6ft 7in Model B grand piano in an ebonised case on turned and octagonal legs. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,100
113 Bechstein (c1909) An overstrung upright piano in a bright rosewood case. £700 - 1,000 £650
114 Bechstein London (c1930’s) A 4ft 8in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. £2,000 - 3,000 £4,000
115 Music Chest An Edwardian mahogany six drawer chest on cabriole legs, 52cm wide. £100 - 150 £150
116 Steinway (c2002) LATE ENTRY A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a stool. £25,000 - 30,000 £28,500
117 No Lot NO LOT
118 No Lot NO LOT
119 No Lot NO LOT
120 No Lot NO LOT
121 No Lot NO LOT
122 Piano Stool A button down leather adjustable concert stool in a bright ebonised finish. £120 - 160 £110
123 Piano Stool A button down leather adjustable concert stool in a bright ebonised finish. £120 - 160 £110
124 Piano Stool A button down leather adjustable concert stool in a bright ebonised finish. £120 - 160 £110
125 Piano Stool A button down leather adjustable concert stool in a bright ebonised finish. £120 - 160 UNSOLD
126 Piano Stool A button down leather adjustable concert stool in a bright ebonised finish. £120 - 160 UNSOLD
127 Piano Stool A button down leather adjustable concert stool in a bright ebonised finish. £120 - 160 UNSOLD