Krakauer Brothers Upright Piano

Greek Revival Style Krakauer Upright Piano

$26,000
(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.
For Sale
SPECIFICATIONS
YEAR: 1906
LENGTH: N/A
FINISH: Honduran Mahogany
STATUS: Pending Restoration
DESCRIPTION

Krakauer Brothers built extremely high quality, expensive pianos in New York from about 1869-1980, one of the very few American piano manufacturers to survive well over a century.  This beautiful piano was built by Krakauer in 1906, the “Golden Age” of piano building in America.

This piano is made of beautiful imported Honduran Mahogany wood and is made in the simple and elegant Greek Revival style.  These old finishes chemically break down and turn very dark over the years. The piano will be quite beautiful after professional restoration.  Even now prior to restoration, the piano has a large, full sound one would expect from a well-made Krakauer piano.  You simply can’t get craftsmanship like this in pianos built today!

This piano will be restored to like-new condition, inside and out.  After restoration, it will rival the tone and touch of the finest new upright piano available on today’s market.  If desired, this piano can be equipped with the Pianomation player system, and can play by itself by streaming music live on an iPod, computer, iPad, etc. More than 10,000 song titles are available!

The matching piano bench is included.

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