Steinway is said to have built some of the finest pianos in history, and this was one of their most elaborate square grand models of the Victorian era.
This handsome Steinway & Sons square piano was built in 1873, the height of the square grand piano’s popularity in Victorian America. Much of Steinway’s reputation and fame was gained from the advances they made in square piano building during the 19th Century, and their designs and patents were used for decades.
This piano is made of endangered Brazilian Rosewood and is of the Rococo Victorian Style. The case is made of stunning rosewood. Note the lovely curved cabriole legs, carved music rack and pedal lyre. The piano is being restored to like new condition inside and out. This piano can be fitted with the computerized player mechanisms if desired.