The David Winston Piano Collection

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Date of the auction: 23.09.2021

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† A SATINWOOD, MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY INLAID DUET STAND, CIRCA 1900

† A SATINWOOD, MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY INLAID DUET STAND CIRCA 1900 The hinged lyre rests on a tapering hexagonal column and tripod stand 115cm high minimum, 36cm wide 一個檀木,紅木鑲嵌的雙人支架 約 1900 鉸鏈連接的七弦琴架在一根逐漸變細的六角形柱子和三腳架上 高度至少115cm, 寬36cm † indicates that VAT is payable by the purchaser at the standard

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y† FREY, PARIS; A 5 ½ OCTAVE SQUARE PIANO, 1811

Y† FREY, PARIS; A 5 ½ OCTAVE SQUARE PIANO 1811 The Empire style mahogany and burr elm case with ormulu mounts, the faciaboard inset with verre eglomise nameplate inscribed 'Joseph Frey, elevé du plus grand maitre à Paris, 1811', on tapered turned legs, the lyre with four pedals controlling dampers

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y† GABRIEL GAVEAU, PARIS; A 5’2’’ MODELE I ‘STYLE CLAVECIN’ GRAND PIANO NO...

Y† GABRIEL GAVEAU, PARIS; A 5'2'' MODELE I 'STYLE CLAVECIN' GRAND PIANO NO 1860 CIRCA 1922 In the style of an 18th century harpsichord, the case painted in the style of ancient frescoes with panels of classical figures, musical trophies and floral motifs, on tapered turned legs 140cm wide, 97cm high

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y† A MID VICTORIAN ROSEWOOD PIANO STOOL, CIRCA 1870

Y† A MID VICTORIAN ROSEWOOD PIANO STOOL CIRCA 1870 The circular adjustable seat in velvet upholstery above a foliate carved apron and cabriole legs with scroll feet 53cm high minimum, 42cm diameter 維多利亞中期花梨木鋼琴凳 約1870 圓形可調節的天鵝絨座椅,下麵是葉狀雕刻的刀座帷和帶滾輪的彎腳 最低53cm, 直徑42cm Y indicates that this lot may be

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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† A FRENCH MAHOGANY AND CHROME PIANO STOOL

† A FRENCH MAHOGANY AND CHROME PIANO STOOL In the Art Deco style with curved back and adjustable stuff-over seat 58cm high, 38cm diameter 一個法國紅木和鉻合金鋼琴凳 裝飾藝術風格的弧形靠背和可調的加厚軟墊座位 高58cm, 直徑38cm † indicates that VAT is payable by the purchaser at the standard rate of 20% on the hammer price as well as

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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† LINDNER; A 6’2’’ ‘TILTING WING’ SCHWANDER ACTION GRAND PIANO, CIRCA 1970...

† LINDNER; A 6'2'' 'TILTING WING' SCHWANDER ACTION GRAND PIANO 1970 The casework reconfigured in black polyester with metallic silver finished frame, exquisite contrasting quilted maple veneer nameboard and flame maple veneered music desk, lid underside and rim surround, on single column support

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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† RIPPEN, HOLLAND; A 6’2’’ ALUMINIUM GRAND PIANO, CIRCA 1965

† RIPPEN, HOLLAND; A 6'2'' ALUMINIUM GRAND PIANO CIRCA 1965 The case finished in metallic silver with black polyester finish to lid, nameboard and music desk on tapered square legs 141cm wide, 94cm high; together with matching stool designed by Nico Rippen Catalogue Note: This piano was a revolution

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £12,000 - £15,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y† PLEYEL, PARIS; A RARE 7’6’’ ‘AUTO PLEYELA’ GRAND PIANO, NUMBER 17839...

Y† PLEYEL, PARIS; A RARE 7'6'' 'AUTO PLEYELA' GRAND PIANO, NUMBER 17839 1925 The model is a traditional Pleyel Trois Bis grand, fitted into a special case accommodating the auto Pleyel piano roll mechanism. The Chinoiserie case decoration signed Leo Huillard, the scarlet lacquered and gilt gesso

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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† A 7’10’’ 61/2 OCTAVE CC-G4 VIENNESE FORTEPIANO COPY, DAVID WINSTON, 1995...

† A 7'10'' 61/2 OCTAVE CC-G4 VIENNESE FORTEPIANO COPY DAVID WINSTON, 1995, AFTER THE JOSEPH BRODMANN 1823 MODEL The French Walnut case with decorative ormolu mounts cast from the originals and bone keyboard on turned column legs, the lyre with 5 pedals controlling: Dampers, una corda, moderato

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £15,000 - £18,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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† A MAHOGANY MUSICIANS CHAIR, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

† A MAHOGANY MUSICIANS CHAIR EARLY 19TH CENTURY The back with anthemion carved top rail above an adjustable circular upholstered seat on tapered turned legs united by an undertier 91cm high, 32cm diameter 一張紅木樂師椅 19世紀早期 背部帶有菊花雕刻頂部欄杆,下面是一個可調節圓形軟墊座位,往下是結合一層的錐形轉腿 高91cm, 直徑32cm † indicates that VAT is

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y† GABRIEL GAVEAU, PARIS; 6’4” MODELE II ‘STYLE CLAVECIN’ GRAND PIANO...

Y† GABRIEL GAVEAU, PARIS; 6'4" MODELE II 'STYLE CLAVECIN' GRAND PIANO CIRCA 1927 The case decorated in the style of an 18th century harpsichord, the interior keywell in satinwood and elm with inscribed maker's label, the French grey painted case decorated with decorative floral banding on 6 fluted

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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† SOLENTE; A SHIPS PIANO, CIRCA 1925

† SOLENTE; A SHIPS PIANO CIRCA 1925 The birds-eye maple veneered case with walnut moulding enclosing a hinged key board 107cm wide, 24cm deep, 115cm high Provenance: Originally supplied to the Music Hall singer, Ena Beaumont. Catalogue Note: This is a particularly fine example of a Ship's Piano with

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y† A VICTORIAN ROSEWOOD DUET STAND, CIRCA 1850

Y† A VICTORIAN ROSEWOOD DUET STAND CIRCA 1850 The lyre rest on an adjustable barleytwist column support on triform base 112cm high minimum, 47cm wide 維多利亞時期的紅木二重唱台 約1850 七弦琴固定在一個可調節的大麥彎曲柱上,支撐在三角基座上 最低112cm, 寬47cm Y indicates that this lot may be subject to CITES regulations when exported. Relevant

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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A MAHOGANY QUARTET STAND, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

A MAHOGANY QUARTET STAND EARLY 19TH CENTURY The four hinged rests with adjustable slide supports on an adjustable turned column support with triform plinth base 106cm high minimum, 114cm wide extended, 70cm deep 一個桃花心木的四重奏架 19世紀早期 四個鉸接的琴譜架與可調滑塊支撐在一個可調轉柱與三角底座上 最低106cm, 延展寬度114cm, 深70cm

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y† BROADWOOD; A 7’4’’ BARLESS GRAND PIANO, DATED 1904

Y† BROADWOOD; A 7'4'' BARLESS GRAND PIANO DATED 1904 The Arts and Crafts case design attributed to CR Ashbee, the mahogany case with pierced and floral embossed strapwork hinges, on tapered square legs 158cm wide, 102cm high Provenance: Sidney Leetham, Esq. Elm Bank, York Haslam & Whiteway, London

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y† BLUTHNER, LEIPZIG; AN EARLY GRAND PIANO, 1854

Y† BLUTHNER, LEIPZIG; AN EARLY GRAND PIANO 1854 The rosewood case with pierced music rest, on turned and faceted legs and castors, with unique Bluthner patent action 213cm long, 136cm wide, 94cm high Provenance: Cobbe Collection Catalogue Note: This is a very early Bluthner grand piano by this

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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† BECHSTEIN; A 6’7” GRAND PIANO, NO 41005, 1896

† BECHSTEIN; A 6'7" MODEL VA GRAND PIANO, NO 41005 1896 The mahogany Louis XV style case with quartered crossbanded book-matched veneered panels and foliate carved cabriole legs and castors, with fret carved music rest and harp form pedal support 152cm wide, 99cm high 貝希施泰因; 一腳 6'7" 三角鋼琴, 編號 41005

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y BROADWOOD; A 5 OCTAVE FF-F3 SQUARE PIANO, 1786

Y BROADWOOD; A 5 OCTAVE FF-F3 SQUARE PIANO 1786, NUMBER 475 The mahogany case with inlaid ebony stringing enclosing a single action with brass underdampers and rare original full length interior pine 'dust cover' 158cm wide, 54cm deep, 84cm high 布羅德伍德; 一架5 八音 FF-F3 方形鋼琴 1786, 編號 475

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y† PLEYEL, PARIS; A RARE DOUBLE GRAND PIANO, NUMBER 18907, 1929

Y† PLEYEL, PARIS; A RARE DOUBLE GRAND PIANO, NUMBER 18907 1929 The ebonised rectangular case with double overstrung action on 4 tapered square legs 288cm long, 149cm wide, 99cm high Provenance: From the Collection of Madeliene Lioux Malraux Catalogue Note: These extraordinary pianos are two grand

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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† A NAPOLEON III EBONISED AND PARCEL GILT DUET STOOL, CIRCA 1870

† A NAPOLEON III EBONISED AND PARCEL GILT DUET STOOL CIRCA 1870 The pair of square velvet upholstered adjustable seats on a rectangular base with paterae headed tapered fluted legs united by a H-stretcher 53cm high, 80cm wide, 36cm deep 一個拿破崙三世時期黑檀木鍍金二重奏凳 約1870

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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† EAVESTAFF; A MINI UPRIGHT PIANO, CIRCA 1930

† EAVESTAFF; A MINI UPRIGHT PIANO CIRCA 1930 The Art Deco figured walnut case with original chrome light fittings 130cm wide, 39cm deep, 86cm high EAVESTAFF; 小型立式鋼琴 約1930 裝飾藝術圖案胡桃琴箱與原始鉻燈配件 寬130cm, 深39cm, 高86cm † indicates that VAT is payable by the purchaser at the standard rate of 20% on the hammer

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y† GABRIEL GAVEAU, PARIS; A 6’6’’ MODELE II GRAND PIANO, CIRCA 1926

Y† GABRIEL GAVEAU, PARIS; A 6'6'' MODELE II GRAND PIANO CIRCA 1926 The makore and elm case in the Empire style with gilt metal mounted tapered turned legs 147cm wide, 97cm high 加布裡埃爾 加沃, 巴黎; 一架 6'6'' 模型 II三角鋼琴 約1926 帝國風格的麥哥利和榆木琴箱,帶有鍍金金屬安裝錐形轉腿 寬147cm, 高97cm Y indicates that this lot may be subject to

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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† AN EDWARDIAN GILT METAL CONDUCTORS CHAIR, CIRCA 1905

† AN EDWARDIAN GILT METAL CONDUCTORS CHAIR CIRCA 1905 With rail back and button upholstered seat on cylindrical legs 67cm high, 32cm wide, 33cm deep 愛德華七世時期的鍍金指揮椅 約1905 帶有扶手靠背和按鈕軟墊座位,圓柱形腿 高67cm, 寬32cm, 深33cm † indicates that VAT is payable by the purchaser at the standard rate of 20% on the hammer

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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† STROHMENGER, LONDON; A 4’2” ART DECO GRAND PIANO, NUMBER 20352 CIRCA 1936...

† STROHMENGER, LONDON; A 4'2" ART DECO GRAND PIANO NUMBER 20352 CIRCA 1936 The quartered mahogany cross-veneered case on a later specially commissioned U-shaped base, together with matching stool 95cm high, 144.5cm wide 斯坦邁格, 倫敦; 一架 4'2" 裝飾藝術風格三角鋼琴 編號20352, 約1936 在後期特別委託訂製的 U

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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† CHAPPELL; A 6’ 2’’ GRAND PIANO FROM THE MAURETANIA 2, NUMBER 83215, 1948...

† CHAPPELL; A 6' 2'' GRAND PIANO FROM THE MAURETANIA 2, NUMBER 83215 1948 The walnut case on 3 rounded slab supports 145cm wide, 102cm high Provenance: This piano was purchased directly from the Mauretania 2 when it was decommissioned in 1965 (Copy of purchase receipt available). Catalogue Note: The

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y† GABRIEL GAVEAU, PARIS; A 4’4 “ GRAND PIANO BY GAVEAU, PARIS, CIRCA 1932...

Y† GABRIEL GAVEAU, PARIS; A 4'4 " GRAND PIANO BY GAVEAU, PARIS CIRCA 1932 The Art Deco case later veneered in macassar ebony and maple, on square legs and with tubular chrome lyre 141cm wide, 99cm high 加布裡埃爾 佳沃, 巴黎; 一架巴黎加沃 4'4 " 三角鋼琴 約1932 這個裝飾藝術風格的琴箱後來用馬卡沙黑檀木和楓木貼面,下麵是方形腿和管狀鉻七弦琴 寬141cm, 高99cm Y

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y† CLEMENTI, LONDON; A 5 ½ OCTAVE CABINET PIANO, CIRCA 1825

Y† CLEMENTI, LONDON; A 5 ½ OCTAVE CABINET PIANO CIRCA 1825 The upright mahogany case with silk panelled front, the rosewood facia board inscribed and with gilt decoration on reeded tapered turned supports 172cm high, 110.5cm wide, 56cm deep Catalogue Note: Clementi was a great composer and piano

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y A 4 OCTAVE SEWING TABLE PIANO, GERMAN OR AUSTRIAN

Y A 4 OCTAVE SEWING TABLE PIANO, GERMAN OR AUSTRIAN CIRCA 1835 The rosewood case with hinged lid enclosing a fitted interior with original turned bobbins and silk covered pin cushion above a keyboard on tapered turned hexagonal legs 82cm wide, 51cm deep, 78cm high Catalogue Note: These lovely

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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Y DAVID RUBIO, CAMBRIDGE; A DOUBLE MANUAL HARPSICHORD

Y DAVID RUBIO, CAMBRIDGE; A DOUBLE MANUAL HARPSICHORD 1993 The painted and parcel gilt case with mid-blue panels centred with foliate framed architectural panels, the underside to the lid with architectural views of Cambridge signed by Richard Sell, the key board with two 8' registers, 1x 4' and

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 23 Sep 2021

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† A FRENCH GILT WOOD PIANO STOOL, 19TH CENTURY

† A FRENCH GILT WOOD PIANO STOOL 19TH CENTURY The circular silk upholstered seat above a foliate carved frieze and cabriole legs united by an undertier with foliate column support 51cm high, 39cm diameter 法國鍍金木制鋼琴凳 19世紀 圓形的絲綢軟墊座椅,下麵是葉狀雕刻的帶狀物和彎腳,由底層的葉狀柱子支撐 高51cm, 直徑39cm † indicates that VAT is

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 23 Sep 2021