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South German Chamber Organ
Circa 1705

Longman and Broderip Grand

English Harpsichord 1785

Square Piano by
Ignace Pleyel 1843

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Grand Piano by Fritz Circa 1828

Chopin Period Pleyel Grand Piano

Grand Piano by Stodart
Circa 1790

English Chamber Organ
Circa 1800

Square Piano by
Johannes Zumpe 1770

Grand Piano by Jacob Bertsche

'Beethoven' Broadwood Piano

Bentside Spinet
by Thomas Haxby

Square Piano by
Johannes Zumpe 1778


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Square Piano by Johannes Zumpe 1778

The walnut and inlaid nameboard with a sycamore name plaque,
inscribed in ink :
 

Johannes Zumpe Londini fecit 1778
Princes Street Hanover Square

The Five octave keyboard FF-f3 with ivory naturals and ebony
capped black stained accidentals.
Three hand stops: Controlling Buff and divided Dampers at c1.

The mahogany case inlaid with ebony and boxwood lines,
measuring 1474 mms x 515 mms (not including mouldings).
Raised on a frame stand with fine square tapering legs.

This extremely rare early square piano by this most important
maker, has been fully restored to good playing condition.

Zumpe’s Square Pianos laid the foundation for the London piano
industry. On 2nd June 1768 at the Thatched House, St. James’s;
Johann Christian Bach gave the first ever documented
public performance on a solo piano, which was one of Zumpe’s
Square Pianos.
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Zumpe17781a
Zumpe17782b
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