Thursday 9th April 2015: Art Case Grand
Make: Ascherberg Perzina
Model: Art Case
Year: Circa 1915
Est: £7,000.00 – £9,000.00
A rare art case grand piano, this exquisite instrument is finished in quartered satinwood with ebony banding throughout. The lid of the instrument is decorated around the edge with a painted floral relief that is incased in an ebony banding. All sides of the instrument boast oval panels that depict cherubs and painted scenes from mythology. The music desk is inlaid with ebony stringing and quartered satinwood. This piano is raised on inlaid trestle legs in the Sheraton style, the legs are decorated with painted urns and intertwined foliage. There are painted gilt lyres presented on a green background with sun finals that depict the face of Helius
Independent condition report for the instrument:
This instrument is completely original and in remarkably good condition. the frame, soundboard and wrest plank are seemingly sound. The piano has a good action and a fabulous quality ivory keyboard. A fine instrument inside and out.
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