Viennese Action Baby Grand Piano, Anton Julius Eder, Circa 1880, Budapest
Regular price $1,850.00
Handsome Baby Grand Piano by Anton Julius Eder. Victorian incised ebonized wood. Adjustable candle stands to hold candlesticks on either side of pierced music stand.
Black ebonized upholstered stool included. 85 keys.
Viennese action, #8612 (probably a serial number).
Eder was working in Budapest beginning in 1846. He is listed in Gellerman's International Reed Organ Atlas (page 66) as late as 1883. The piano is likely around this date.
The piano has patina consistent with age and use. There are light scratches and dings throughout and some fading.
Condition Note: A piano expert recently examined the piano and indicates that there is new damper felt, it has been restrung, and has original hammers.
The end six bass strings need to be replaced.
4'11" wide, 5'5" long, 37" high