Pianoforte

Collection Type

  • Musical instruments

Date

1850-1865

GUSN

GUSN-50629

Description

Pianoforte, rectangular form with molded rounded corners and a scalloped skirt. Massive cabriole legs with carved knees and scroll feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

square pianos
iron (metal)
rosewood (wood)
Rococo Revival
Instrument, Keyboard
Piano
Piano, Square
Rosewood
Rococo Revival
Iron
Piano, Square

Inscription

In stencil over the keyboard is: W P Emerson Boston.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Emerson, W. P. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

37.875 x 77.25 x 37.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.62

Places

Massachusetts (United States)