Deaccessioned June 25, 2015

Grand piano

about 1815
Joachim Ehlers (Austrian, about 1812–about 1825)


Object Place: Vienna, Austria

Dimensions

Length 218.7 cm, width 113.8 cm, case height 29.6 cm, height with legs 84.3 cm (Length 86 1/8 in., width 44 13/16 in., case height 11 5/8 in., height with legs 33 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1977.162

Medium or Technique

Walnut

Collections

Europe, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Provenance

1964, sold by Bourbon Street Antique Shop to Stoddard Lincoln, New York; 1967 sold by Stoddard Lincoln to Edwin M. Ripin (1930-1975), Forest Hills, New York; 1977, sold by the estate of Edwin M. Ripin to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 9, 1977), June 24, 2015, deaccessioned by the MFA.

Credit Line

Edwin M. Ripin Collection, Gift of Leo L. and Phyllis K. Beranek