Knabe Country French Baby Grand Piano

During this era, Knabe the official piano of the Metropolitan Opera. Their pianos were known for having a sweet and harmonious tone that was ideal for vocal accompaniment.

$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.
Sold

Out of stock

SPECIFICATIONS
YEAR: 1922
LENGTH: 5 feet, 8 inches
FINISH: Distressed White/Ivory with Gold Trim
STATUS: Pending Restoration
DESCRIPTION

This piano was purchased from an estate in New Orleans where the French influence is very popular. It was built by the famous Wm. Knabe Piano Company of Baltimore in 1928, and has a distressed white/ivory finish with gold trim. The French-Style legs add a great deal of elegance to the instrument, and it has beautiful, clean lines. It is being restored to like new condition, and the customer has the option of having it refinished in original ivory white w/ gold trim, natural mahogany, or black lacquer. It comes with an authentic French style bench, and it can be equipped with a computerized player mechanism if desired.

RELATED INSTRUMENT CATALOGS & EPHEMERA

Can you find your instrument listed in these antique catalogs?

Knabe Catalog 1870
Rare Victorian era illustrated sales catalog for William Knabe & Company circa 1870
Knabe Catalog 1911
Early 20th Century Illustrated Sales Catalog For William Knabe & Company Circa 1911
Knabe Catalog 1915
Early 20th Century Illustrated Sales Catalog For William Knabe & Company Circa 1911
Knabe Catalog 1923
Knabe Illustrated "Art Case" Catalog, Circa 1923