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The catalogue for our sale of the 9th July 2020 will be online from Wednesday 3rd June.

 

Last Sale Details for 9th July 2020

Lot No. Image Piano Estimate
1 Kawai (c1996) A Model CX-5H upright piano in a bright ebonised case... £1,000 - 1,500 £680
2 Wendl & Lung (c2011) A 5ft 10in Professional Model grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £1,500 - 2,000 £2,300
3 Kawai (c1976) A 7ft 4in Model KG-6C grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £2,500 - 3,500 £3,100
4 Kawai (c1997) A Model CX-5H upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,000 -1,500 £780
5 Steinway (c1906) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. £4,000 - 6,000 £4,600
6 Welmar (c1994) An upright piano in a modern style mahogany case. AMENDMENT Is in a walnut case. £300 - 500 £720
7 Yamaha (c1978) AMENDMENT Is (c2009) A 4ft 11in Model GB1 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £2,500 - 3,500 £3,700
8 Young Chang (c1983) A 6ft Model G-185 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £1,500 - 2,000 £1,800
9 Steinway (c1894) A Vertegrand upright piano in an inlaid rosewood case; together with a stool. £1,200 - 1,800 £1,200
10 Kawai (c2010) A 5ft 10in Model RX2H grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £5,000 - 7,000 £7,000
11 Yamaha (c1958) A Model U1A upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,200 - 1,600 £1,550
12 Steinway (c1901) A 6ft ‘old style’ 85-note Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on turned legs; together with a stool. AMENDMENT There is no stool with this piano. £3,000 - 5,000 £3,900
13 Welmar (c1967) A 4ft 7in grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the use of ivory in the construction of the keyboard. Cert. No. 588912/01. AMENDMENT Is 4ft 10in. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,350
14 Knight (c1971) An upright piano in a modern style ebonised case. £800 - 1,200 £700
15 Bösendorfer (c1985) A 6ft 7in Model 200 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £15,000 - 20,000 £15,000
16 Steinway (c1909) An upright piano in a mahogany case. £1,200 - 1,800 £1,300
17 Young Chang (c1994) A 5ft 2in grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. £1,200 - 1,800 £1,450
18 Blüthner (c1919) A 6ft 3in grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. £1,200 - 1,800 £1,300
19 Yamaha (c2014) A 4ft 11in Model GB1Silent Series grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching adjustable stool. £5,000 - 7,000 £5,700
20 Bösendorfer (c1996) A Model 130 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £7,000 - 9,000 £12,000
21 Yamaha (c1965) A Model U3C upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,600 - 2,000 £1,700
22 Richard Lipp (c1915) A 5ft 7in grand piano in a rosewood case on turned legs. This piano has been restored. £1,500 - 2,000 £1,350
23 Yamaha (c1977) A 4ft 11in Model GB1 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £2,000 - 3,000 £3,100
24 Kawai (c2015) A Model K-2 ATX upright piano in a bright ebonised case, fitted with a silent system; together with a matching adjustable stool. £2,500 - 3,500 £3,600
25 Kawai (c1979) A 5ft 10in grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. AMENDMENT Is together with a cover. £2,500 - 3,500 £2,600
26 Challen (c1996) An upright piano in a traditional bright mahogany case. £800 - 1,200 £750
27 Steinway (c1936) A 5ft 7in Model M grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs: together with a matching stool. £6,000 - 8,000 £6,800
28 Blüthner (c1897) A 6ft 9in grand piano in a rosewood case on turned and fluted legs. £800 - 1,200 £880
29 Steinway (c1920) An upright piano in an ebonised case; together with a duet stool. £1,000 - 1,500 £2,600
30 Yamaha (c1989) A 6ft 1in Model C3 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. AMENDMENT Is together with a cover. £5,000 - 7,000 £5,200
31 Yamaha (c1984) A Model MC201 upright piano in a bright mahogany case. AMENDMENT Is in a satin mahogany effect case. £800 - 1,200 £1,600
32 Kawai (c2009) A 6ft 1in Model RX3 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £7,000 - 9,000 £7,500
33 Steinway (c1939) A 6ft 2in Model A grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs. AMENDMENT Is together with an adjustable stool. £6,000 - 8,000 £8,500
34 Petrof (c2011) A Model P118 upright piano in a modern style bright ebonised case. £2,000 - 2,500 £2,600
35 Steinway (c1898) A 6ft 2in 88-note Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. This piano has been re-conditioned in the past. £7,000 - 10,000 £6,200
36 Dolmetsch (c1974) A concert harpsichord, double manual, eight pedal, in a walnut case. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the use of ivory and rosewood in the construction of the keyboard. Cert. No. 588732/01/02. £1,000 - 1,500 £650
37 Steinway (c1921) A Vertegrand upright piano in a mahogany case; together with a stool. AMENDMENT Is a Model K. £800 - 1,200 £1,400
38 Petrof (c2006) A 5ft 8in Model P4 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with an adjustable stool with black leather upholstered top. £7,000 - 9,000 £7,500
39 Knight (c1996) A 122cm Savoy Model upright piano in a satin mahogany case. AMENDMENT Is in a bright mahogany case. £1,200 - 1,800 £1,600
40 Bechstein, London (c1930’s) A 4ft 8in grand piano in a dark oak case on square tapered legs. £1,500 - 2,000 £3,800
41 Yamaha (c1987) A Model U10BL upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,800 - 2,200 £2,100
42 Kawai (c2009) A 5ft 10in Model RX2 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £6,000 - 8,000 £7,200
43 Longman & Broderip (c1780’s) A square piano in a mahogany case on a tray base with a 4 ½ octave compass. The fascia bearing the inscription 'Longman and Broderip, Musical Instrument Makers, No 26 Cheapside and No 13 Haymarket, London'. £800 - 1,200 £920
44 Broadwood (c1904) A 5ft 6in grand piano in a rosewood case with a lyre shaped music stand. On turned legs. £700 - 1,000 £160
45 Steinway (c1914) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a bright rosewood case on square tapered legs. This piano has been recently re-polished and reconditioned in the past. AMENDMENT Is together with a cover. £10,000 - 15,000 £10,400
46 Piano Stool A John Austin adjustable piano stool. £80 - 120 £75
47 Kawai (c1977) A 132cm Model BL71 upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with an adjustable stool with black velvet upholstered top. £1,200 - 1,800 £1,600
48 Petrof (c2010) CHANGE OF PIANO A 5ft 3in Model P159 Bora grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £10,000 - 15,000 UNSOLD
49 Steinway (c1928) A 6ft 4in converted player piano in a mahogany case on dual square tapered legs. £2,000 - 3,000 £3,600
50 *Grotrian Steinweg (c1993) A 9ft Model 275 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. Famous artists that have recorded with this piano include: Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber, Liza Minelli, One Direction, Trevor Horn CBE, Tom Walker, Sir Michael Crawford and many others. There is VAT on this Lot. AMENDMENT Is together with a cover. £12,000 - 18,000 £12,000
51 *Grotrian Steinweg (c1990) A 9ft Model 275 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. Famous artists that have recorded with this piano include: Kylie Minogue, Robbie Williams, Gary Barlow, Sir Karl Jenkins, Rick Wakeman, Little Mix and many others. There is VAT on this Lot. AMENDMENT Is together with a cover. £12,000 - 18,000 £12,500
52 *Kawai (c1989) A 6ft 1in grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. There is VAT on this Lot. AMENDMENT Is together with a cover. £2,500 - 3,500 £2,900
53 Yamaha (c2007) A Model YM5 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £2,000 - 2,500 £2,100
54 Blüthner (c1985) A 5ft 1in Model 11 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 5,000 £3,000
55 Steinway (c1908) A 6ft 2in Model O grand piano in a painted satinwood art case of Adam Brothers 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. £20,000 - 30,000 £9,500
56 Steinway (c1925) A Model K upright piano in a mahogany case. AMENDMENT Is together with a stool. £1,500 - 2,000 £1,700
57 Kawai A recent 5ft Model GM10 grand piano in a bright white case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. Fitted with an IQ Air piano disc system. AMENDMENT Is a Ritter 4ft 8in grand piano. £1,000 - 1,500 £3,100
58 Steinway (c1900) A 6ft ‘old style’ Model A grand piano in a rosewood case on turned and fluted legs; together with an adjustable stool. £5,000 - 7,000 £7,500
59 Jacobus Ball (c1794) A square piano in a mahogany case on a trestle base. The fascia bearing the inscription ‘Jacobus Ball Londini Fecit 1794 ‘Patent’ Duke Street Grosvenor Square.’ £1,000 - 1,500 £1,250
60 Steinway (c2001) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £25,000 - 30,000 £39,000
61 Yamaha (c1987) A Model U1A upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,800 - 2,200 £1,950
62 Pleyel by Schimmel (c1980) A 5ft 6in grand piano in a satin mahogany case on square tapered legs. AMENDMENT Is a Pleyel 5ft 10in grand piano. £2,000 - 3,000 £3,400
63 Blüthner (c1983) A Model M upright piano in a modern style bright mahogany case. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,550
64 Bechstein (c1927) A 5ft 10in Model M grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. AMENDMENT Is together with a stool. £1,500 - 2,000 £4,200
65 Steinway (c1933) A 5ft 7in Model M grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs. £7,000 - 9,000 £7,200
66 Bechstein (c1903) An upright piano in an Arts & Crafts style oak case with extended front candle supports and slatted front panel; based on a design by Walter Cave; together with a stool. £600 - 800 £480
67 Clementi & Co (c1810) A square piano in a mahogany case with ebony stringing and rosewood crossbanding, with applied ormolu edging. Supported on a lyre shaped frame with one pedal. The fascia bearing the inscription ‘New Patent Clementi & Co., Cheapside, London’. £700 - 1,000 £750
68 Samick (c2013) A 5ft 4in Model SIG-54D grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £2,000 - 2,500 £2,600
69 Kawai (c1972) A 5ft 10in Model KG-2 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a matching duet stool. £2,500 - 3,500 £2,100
70 Steinway (c1993) A Model V upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool. This piano is the property of the Estate of the Late Jessye Norman, American Opera Singer. Please note does not include photographs, sheet music or piano shawl. £8,000 - 12,000 £14,000
71 Yamaha (c1983) A Model U3A upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,800 - 2,200 £2,100
72 Steinway (c1951) A 5ft 1in Model S grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the use of ivory in the construction of the keyboard. Cert No. 589235/01. £6,000 - 8,000 £8,000
73 Boston (c2003) A Model UP126 upright piano in a bright mahogany case; together with a matching piano bench. £2,500 - 3,500 £3,300
74 Bösendorfer (c1920’s) A 5ft 8in grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. This piano was re-built in c1990 by Jaques Samuel Pianos. £7,000 - 9,000 £6,000
75 Yamaha (c2002) A 7ft 6in Model C7 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £10,000 - 15,000 £13,000
76 Thomas Tomkison (c1820’s) A cabinet piano in a mahogany and inlaid case with turned front supports. The fascia bearing the inscription ‘Thomas Tomkison Dean Street, Soho, Maker to His Royal Highness the Prince Regent’. The front having an ormolu border to a rosette fabric panel. £600 - 800 £1,500
77 Steinway (c1926) A Model R upright piano in a mahogany case. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,700
78 Astor A recent 6ft Model G76 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,550
79 Rippen (c1984) A 'Romance' Model upright piano in a satin cherry wood case; together with a matching piano bench. £1,000 - 1,500 £950
80 Steinway (c1983) A 6ft 2in Model A grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs, fitted with a QRS Player System; together with a stool and Player discs. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the use of ivory in the construction of the keyboard. Cert. No. 588785/01. £18,000 - 22,000 £21,500
81 Schwester A 131cm upright piano in a bright mahogany case. £800 - 1,200 £720
82 Kawai (c2005) A 5ft Model GE-20 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching adjustable stool. £4,000 - 6,000 £3,600
83 Steinway (c1925) A Model K upright piano in a mahogany case. £1,500 - 2000 £1,800
84 Yamaha (c1998) A 6ft 1in Model C3 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £6,000 - 8,000 £6,800
85 Steinway (c1926) A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs. £10,000 - 15,000 £17,500
86 Hoffmann (c1979) A 5ft 2in Model V158 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £2,000 - 3,000 £5,000
87 Zimmermann (c1989) An upright piano in a modern style teak case (NB part of the fall is missing). £200 - 400 £200
88 Schiedmayer (c1920’s) A 5ft grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. £400 - 600 £620
89 Monington and Weston (c1956) An upright piano in a cream lacquered Chinoiserie case; together with a matching stool. AMENDMENT Is in a yellow Chinoiserie case. £400 - 600 £400
90 Steinway (c1971) A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano in an ebonised case on square tapered legs. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the use of ivory in the construction of the keyboard. Cert. No. 588765/01. £20,000 - 25,000 £22,500
91 Fritz Kuhla (c1979) A 131cm upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,050
92 Bechstein (c1924) A 6ft Model A1 grand piano in an ebonised case on turned octagonal legs; together with a stool. This piano has been reconditioned in the past. £1,500 - 2,000 £3,400
93 Steinway (c1969) A 6ft 11in Model B grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with an adjustable stool. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the use of ivory in the construction of the keyboard. AMENDMENT Is on an 'A' frame. £20,000 - 25,000 £23,000
94 Hyundai A 5ft 2in Model G80A grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. £1,000 - 1,200 £1,350
95 Steinway (c1919) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs; together with a stool with green leather upholstered top. AMENDMENT There is no stool with this piano. £5,000 - 7,000 £7,200
96 Eavestaff A 104cm upright piano in a purple lacquered modern style case. £600 - 800 £680
97 Bösendorfer (c1920’s) A 5ft 7in Model 170 grand piano in a mahogany case on square tapered legs. £4,000 - 6,000 £6,200
98 Steinway (c1924) A Model K upright piano in a panelled mahogany case. £1,200 - 1,800 £2,600
99 Schimmel (c1988) A 5ft grand piano in a bright white case on square tapered legs. This instrument is fitted with a piano disc system. AMENDMENT Is together with a stool. £5,000 - 7,000 £6,800
100 Steinway (c1985) A 9ft Model D concert grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. This piano was re-built and re-polished in c2015. This instrument is sold with an Article 10 Certificate due to the use of ivory in the construction of the keyboard. Cert No. 589751/01. £30,000 - 40,000 £34,000
101 Fritz Kuhla (c1975) A 131cm upright piano in a bright mahogany case. £1,000 - 1,500 £820
102 Zimmermann (c1980) A 4ft 7in grand piano in a satin mahogany case on square tapered legs. £600 - 800 £1,800
103 Yamaha (c1977) A Model U3 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,500 -2,000 £1,650
104 Schimmel (c2004) A 5ft grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. AMENDMENT Is 6ft 2in. £7,000 - 10,000 £11,500
105 Yamaha (c1979) A Model U1 upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £1,500 - 2,000 £1,400
106 Yamaha (c1992) A 5ft 3in Model G1 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs £2,000 - 4,000 £4,000
107 Blüthner (c2004) A 5ft grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £7,000 - 10,000 £10,000
108 Bechstein London (c1930’s) A 4ft 8in grand piano in a fiddle back mahogany case on square tapered legs; together with a stool. £2,000 - 3,000 £1,050
109 Steinway (c1997) A 5ft 7in Model M grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £25,000 - 30,000 £30,500
110 Yamaha (c2004) A 6ft 1in Model C3L grand piano in a bright walnut case on square tapered legs; together with a duet stool. £7,000 - 10,000 £7,000
111 Yamaha (c2012) A Model B2 upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool. £1,500 - 2,000 £1,600
112 Steinway (c1897) A 6ft 11in 85-note Model B grand piano in a walnut case on later cabriole legs. £6,000 - 8,000 £9,800
113 Blüthner (c1905) An upright piano in a bright ebonised case. This piano was restored 15 years ago by Blüthner. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,200
114 Steinway (c1888) An upright piano in a panelled rosewood case. £1,000 - 1,500 £1,100
115 Steinway (c2001) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £25,000 - 30,000 £40,000
116 Yamaha (c2012) A Model U3 Silent Series upright piano in a bright ebonised case; together with a matching stool. £4,000 - 6,000 £4,500
117 Young Chang (c1984) A 5ft 2in Model G-157 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs. £1,000 - 1,500 £2,200
118 Steinway (c1891) A 6ft ‘old style’ 85-note Model A grand piano in an ebonised case on turned and fluted ‘elephant’ legs. AMENDMENT Is a 6ft 2in 85-note Model A. £3,000 - 5,000 £5,000
119 Kemble (c1992) An upright piano in a modern style bright ebonised case. £500 - 700 £1,000
120 Yamaha (c1999) A 6ft 1in Model C3 grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching duet stool with red upholstered top. AMENDMENT Is together with a stool (not matching piano). £7,000 - 9,000 £10,000
121 Yamaha (c1992) A Model P116N upright piano in a modern style satin walnut case. £600 - 800 £1,300
122 Yamaha (c1986) A Model M108N upright piano in a modern style satin mahogany case. £500 - 700 £980
123 Kawai (c1985) An upright piano in a bright ebonised case. £600 - 800 £880
124 Bechendorfer A recent Model UP122 upright piano in a bright mahogany case. This piano is the property of the Estate of the Late Paula Bott, the well known Soprano. AMENDMENT Is a Model 110MC. £1,000 - 1,500 £700
125 Lot Withdrawn. NO LOT
126 Kemble (c1996) An upright piano in a traditional satin mahogany case; together with a matching stool. £800 - 1,200 £1,400
127 Gabriel Gaveau A 4ft 11in grand piano in a quarter veneered rosewood and crossbanded case on square tapered fluted legs, with a fascia reading ‘Gabriel Gaveau, Maison Fondée en 1911’ with a case number 5399. £800 - 1,200 £980
128 Lot Withdrawn. NO LOT
129 Steinway (c1911) A 5ft 10in Model O grand piano in a rosewood case on square tapered legs. £5,000 - 7,000 £7,200
130 Kemble (c1997) An Empire Model upright piano in a bright mahogany case; together with a stool. £1,200 - 1,800 £1,250
131 Steinway (c1935) A Model V upright piano in a re-polished mahogany case; together with a matching adjustable stool. £3,000 - 5,000 £2,200
132 John Brinsmead A recent upright piano in a modern style mahogany case. £400 - 600 £380
133 Blüthner (c1899) A 6ft 3in grand piano in a rosewood case on turned fluted legs. This piano has been recently restored. £1,500 - 2,000 £1,800
134 Bentley A recent 4ft 11in grand piano in a bright ebonised case on square tapered legs; together with a matching stool. £2,000 - 3,000 £2,700
135 Bluthner (c1974) A 5ft 1in Model 11 grand piano in a bright mahogany case on square tapered legs. £3,000 - 5,000 £4,000
136 Grotrian Steinweg (c1972) LATE ENTRY A 5ft 3in Model 160 grand piano in a walnut case on square tapered legs; together with a matching adjustable stool. £3,000 - 5,000 £4,000
137 Challen (c1972) LATE ENTRY An upright piano in a teak case. £300 - 500 £250
138 Piano Trolley LATE ENTRY An antique trolley made for moving and working on upright pianos. £100 - 200 £130