Kranich & Bach Exotic Walnut Empire Style Victorian Parlor Grand Piano

Rare Exotic Burl Walnut Wood Victorian Parlor Grand Piano

$35,000 after total restoration
(not including applicable sales tax & shipping charges)
DEPOSITS: The restoration of this instrument has not been completed. A 30% deposit is required on instruments pending restoration. This deposit holds the instrument and keeps it from being offered to another clients, and it also makes that piano’s restoration a priority. Once we complete the restoration, we invite the client to visit our shop to see and hear the piano. If the client is unable to visit our shop, we will send professional photos and videos of the piano for review. The client then has the option of paying the balance and purchasing the piano, transferring their balance to another piano in our shop, or getting a full refund for their deposit. The client is never at risk.
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SPECIFICATIONS
YEAR: 1894
LENGTH: 5 feet, 11 inches
FINISH: Exotic Burl Walnut Wood
STATUS: Pending Restoration
DESCRIPTION

This beautiful instrument is made of heavily carved Exotic Walnut Wood, a wood and color rarely seen in Victorian era pianos. Most pianos built in the late 19th Century were made of very dark wood, and a light beautiful wood finish like this would have likely been a custom order. The grain and color of the piano is just stunning – and very unusual. Most grand pianos of this era were at least 6’4″ in length, and pianos under 6 feet long didn’t become popular until well after the turn-of-the-century. Part of the unique charm of this piano is that it has a very bold and masculine appearance, yet it is rather small in actual size. This piano has a warm, mellow tone, and is being restored to mint condition. An original matching stool is included. Computerized player mechanisms can be installed if desired.