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Upright (Cabinet) Piano

Maker:
M. & W. Stodart
Date:
1801
Geography:
England
Culture:
British
Medium:
Wood, various
Dimensions:
Overall: 257.5 x 110.8 x 56.5cm (101 3/8 x 43 5/8 x 22 1/4in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Zither-struck-piano
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2804
Not on view
Marking: In ink on nameboard oval: M & W Stodart Makers / Golden Square London / 1801

In ink on fallboard oval: Thornhill Wallis & Co / Agents / For the Patentee. / Charleston So Carolina.

In ink and pencil, rear nameboard: 302

In pencil, back of dust cover: Rayson N 16

In ink on back: July [16?] No302
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; Colonial Dames
Makers of the Piano, 1700-1820. Oxford University Press. Oxford, UK, 1993, pg. 286.

A Checklist of American Musical Instruments. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1989, pg. 12.

Historical Pianos, Clavichords and Harpsichords. N. E. Michel, Publisher. Pico Rivera, CA, 1970, pg. 94, ill.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Historical Groups, Gallery 39. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1905, pg. 138.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 272.

Catalogue of Keyboard Instruments. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1903, pg. 167,169,171, ill.



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