Square Piano

Object number
1886.3
Creator
Schmidt, Philippus
Date
1783
Description
Mahogany square piano on frame in neo-classical style; frame has four sharply tapered legs; brass paterae mounted on corners; stringing on frame and piano case; calligraphy inscription on interior of piano has maker's name, place, and date. Marked with "Phillipus Schmidt Lond(on) Fecit 1783" in script on board above keys.
Materials
wood
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Sayer
Object Type
square pianos
Related People & Organizations
Schmidt, Philippus (associated)