Steinway & Sons

Steinway & Sons was founded in New York in 1853, and went on to be the undoubtedly most popular piano manufacturer in the world. Steinway was an inventor and innovator, and he is responsible for a great many patents that improved and modernized piano manufacturing techniques throughout the 19th and 20th centuries. During the middle 19th Century, Steinway was building a full line of square grand pianos, with upright and grand production secondary to the number of square pianos they built. As the 20th century began to approach, Steinway started increasing production of upright and grand pianos, and by 1890 the square piano was all but discontinued by the firm. Today Steinway enjoys a reputation equal to none, and there is an endless amount of historical and technical information about the firm available online.

INSTRUMENT CATALOGS & EPHEMERA

Steinway & Sons Catalog 1881 Steinway & Sons Illustrated Sales Catalog. Circa 1881
Steinway & Sons Catalog 1882

Steinway & Sons Illustrated Sales Catalog. Circa 1882

Steinway & Sons Catalog 1901 Steinway & Sons Illustrated Sales Catalog, Circa 1901
Steinway & Sons Catalog 1927 Spanish Language Steinway & Sons Illustrated Sales Catalog, Circa 1927
Steinway & Sons Catalog 1929 Steinway & Sons Illustrated Sales Catalog. Circa 1929
Steinway & Sons Catalog 1936 Steinway & Sons Illustrated Sales Catalog, Circa 1936
Steinway Showroom Advertisement 19th Century engraving showing the Steinway & Sons New York warerooms as they appeared during the Civil War era.
19th Century Steinway Advertisements 19th Century Advertisements For Steinway & Sons Piano Company
20th Century Steinway Advertisements 20th Century Advertisements For The Steinway & Sons Piano Company
Steinway Factory Picture 19th Century Lithograph Of Steinway & Sons Piano Factory, New York
Steinway Newspaper Article Mid 19th Century Newspaper Article About Steinway & Sons, Circa 1862

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