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Pedal harp

about 1813
Sebastian Erard (French, 1752–1831)


Object Place: London, England

Dimensions

Overall: 170 x 44 x 87 cm (66 15/16 x 17 5/16 x 34 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.991

Medium or Technique

Maple, spruce

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Inscription

Sebastian Erard's / Patent harp N1587 / 18 Great Marlborough Street / London

Provenance

April 8, 1813, sold by Sebastian Erard to a “Miss Henley,” Wandsworth, London. 2012, sold by Mallett Antiques, London, to Tony Bingham, London; 2012, sold by Bingham to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2012)

Credit Line

Frank B. Bemis Fund