| Bechstein Model C Grand Piano For Sale with an Ornately Carved Walnut Case. Max Koch Created this Design Based on Themes Found in Richard Wagner's Great Ring Cycle Works

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Bechstein Model C Grand Piano For Sale  

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Bechstein Model C Grand Piano with a Carved Walnut Case. Cabinet Features Carvings of a Two-Headed Serpent Dragon and Swans. Prof. Max Koch Created this Design Based on Themes Found in Richard Wagner's Great Ring Cycle Works

Bechstein Model C grand Piano for sale

An inticately carved Bechstein Model C grand piano with an ornately carved, walnut case. Cabinet features carvings of two swans on the water on piano cheeks. Twisted around the rear piano leg is a two-headed serpent dragon. The front legs have elaborate feather scrolling. A serpentine, carved stretcher attaches the legs. The piano lyre features carved shell detail with brass shell pedals. Filigree style music desk with a flower and foliage design. Cabinet also features intricate brass hinges and name plate again echoing foliage. Amazingly the matching duet stool has survived.
This Bechstein Model C stood adjacent to the famous "Rheingold" Bechstein on the Bechstein stand at the Berlin Trade Exhibition of 1898. Professor Max Koch created the design for these pianos based on themes found in Richard Wagner's great Ring Cycle works.


This Bechstein Model C on the Bechstein stand at the Berlin Trade Exhibition of 1898

The famous "Rheingold" Bechstein on the Bechstein stand at the Berlin Trade Exhibition of 1898
 
Reference Number: 1742
Make:

Bechstein Model C

Serial Number: 38135
Age: 1895
Wood: Walnut
Finish: Polished
Size [cm]: length: 222   width: 154
Size [inches]: length: 88   width: 61
Description: Comes with a matching duet stool
Price: Includes full restoration: £200,000  

RESTORED: Tuned, Cleaned, Regulated,. All strings replaced. Soundboard repaired where necessary. Frame coated. All hammer heads renewed. New dampers and leathers replaced where necessary. Keys Tops cleaned or replaced. Case stripped and repolished to an excellent standard.
This piano comes with the Besbrode Pianos Warranty.
Price includes:
  • 3 year warranty
  • First tuning free. Usually 4 weeks after piano delivery to allow "settling in".
  • Free delivery to a ground floor residence within mainland UK.
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This piano featured in our "Golden Age of Pianos Exhibition" that ran alongside the Leeds International Piano Competition 2012. Click to see our online archive of this event >
Bechstein Model C  Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein model C grand piano ornate brass nameplate

 
Bechstein Model C  Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C rear leg featuring a two-headed serpent dragon

 
Bechstein Model C  Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C piano ornate brass detail

 
Bechstein Model C  Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C piano ornate brass detail on keyboard fall

 
Bechstein Model C  Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C carved swan detail on piano cheeks

 
Bechstein Model C  Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C piano music desk

 
Bechstein Model C  Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C piano carved detail

 
Bechstein Model C  Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C piano carved swans head

 
Bechstein Model C  Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C piano lyre with carved shell detail

 
Bechstein Model C  Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein model C brass hinge detail

 
Bechstein Model C  Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C piano carved detail

 
Bechstein Model C Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C dragon carved detail

 
Bechstein Model C Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C serpent carved detail

 
Bechstein Model C Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C ornately carved A-frame

 
Bechstein Model C Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C piano lyre

 
Bechstein Model C Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C carved piano legs featuring elaborate scrolling

 
Bechstein Model C Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C ornate brass hinges

 
Bechstein Model C Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C matching duet piano stool

 
Bechstein Model C Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C instrument

 
Bechstein Model C Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C manufacturers mark on frame

 
Bechstein Model C Grand Piano for sale. We are looking for Steinway pianos any age or condition.

Bechstein Model C piano serial number

 
This historic commercial and cultural film by C. Bechstein piano factory dates back to 1926. The movie is available on the C. Bechstein Pianofortefabrik official channel
 
An art cased, Bechstein Model C grand piano with an ornately carved, walnut case on YouTube
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