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Fischer Rococo Victorian Upright Piano

J & C Fischer Rococo Style Victorian Upright Piano In Burl Walnut Cabinet

$15,500
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Specifications
  • YEAR: 1887
  • FINISH: Walnut
  • STATUS: Restored
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This is a rare Rococo style Victorian upright piano from the height of the lavish Victorian era. It was built by the prominent J & C Fischer piano company of New York in about 1887. J & C Fischer built high quality, expensive pianos from about 1840-1982, one of the few American piano manufacturers to survive well over a century. According to the original sales catalog (see photos), this piano was sold as the “Style R” and was available in Rosewood, Burl Walnut, and Mahogany. This instrument is made of Burl Walnut, and according to the catalog it would have sold new for $950 in 1887, the cost of a small house! Note the amazing details which speak for the high quality of this piano. Pianos of this caliber are exceedingly rare and desirable today. The original matching stool is included. This piano can be equipped with computerized player mechanisms if desired.

INSTRUMENT CATALOGS & EPHEMERA

Fischer Advertisements Turn-Of-The-Century Advertisements For The J&C Fischer Piano Company, New York
Fischer Piano Catalog 1880

J&C Fischer Piano Company Illustrated Sales Catalog, Circa 1880

Fischer Piano Catalog 1883

J&C Fischer Piano Company Illustrated Sales Catalog, Circa 1883

Fischer Piano Catalog 1887

J&C Fischer Piano Company Illustrated Sales Catalog, Circa 1887

Fischer Piano Catalog 1889

J&C Fischer Piano Company Illustrated Sales Catalog, Circa 1889

Fischer Piano Catalog 1892

J&C Fischer Piano Company Illustrated Sales Catalog, Circa 1892

Fischer Piano Catalog 1895

J&C Fischer Piano Company Illustrated Sales Catalog, Circa 1895

Fischer Piano Catalog 1898

J&C Fischer Piano Company Illustrated Sales Catalog, Circa 1898

Fischer Piano Catalog 1927 20th Century J & C Fischer Illustrated Piano Sales Catalog, Circa 1927
Fischer Trade Card Beautiful Color Trade Card for the J & C Fischer Piano Company, circa 1891

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