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The David Winston Piano Collection
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Period Piano Company
Park Farm Oast
Frittenden Road
Biddenden, Kent
TN27 8LG
United Kingdom
The David Winston Piano Collection

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A private collection of rare pianos dating from the 18th century to present day, personally selected by David Winston, collector, maker and Restorer and Conservator of Pianos to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.  Discover more!

The sale can be viewed by appointment at the Period Piano Company (not Dreweatts). 

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Video: David Winston talks about his collection

Video: David Winston and concert pianist, Dame Imogen Cooper, discuss Lot 19 - the rare Pleyel double grand piano

Video: Lot 19 and Mozart's Double Piano Sonata

Auction dates
Sep 23, 2021 12:00 PM BST
Auction currency
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Buyer's premium
25 % (exc. Sales tax)
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Watch the video! David Winston talks about his collection.
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100,000,000 GBP
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Watch the video! Concert pianist, Dame Imogen Cooper, in conversation with David Winston.
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y† FREY, PARIS; A 5 ½ OCTAVE SQUARE PIANO, 1811
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1,200 GBP
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1,500 - 2,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y† GABRIEL GAVEAU, PARIS; A 5’2’’ MODELE I ‘STYLE CLAVECIN’ GRAND PIANO NO 1860, CIRCA 1922
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4,000 GBP
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5,000 - 7,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading † LINDNER; A 6’2’’ ‘TILTING WING’ SCHWANDER ACTION GRAND PIANO, CIRCA 1970
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9,000 GBP
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10,000 - 15,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y† GABRIEL GAVEAU, PARIS; 6’4” MODELE II ‘STYLE CLAVECIN’ GRAND PIANO, CIRCA 1927
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1
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9,500 GBP
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10,000 - 15,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading † SOLENTE; A SHIPS PIANO, CIRCA 1925
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1,000 GBP
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1,500 - 2,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y† BROADWOOD; A 7’4’’ BARLESS GRAND PIANO, DATED 1904
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1
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10,000 GBP
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12,000 - 18,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y† BLUTHNER, LEIPZIG; AN EARLY GRAND PIANO, 1854
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1
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5,000 GBP
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6,000 - 8,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading † BECHSTEIN; A 6’7” GRAND PIANO, NO 41005, 1896
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1
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7,000 GBP
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8,000 - 12,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y BROADWOOD; A 5 OCTAVE FF-F3 SQUARE PIANO, 1786
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1
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1,500 GBP
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2,000 - 3,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading † EAVESTAFF; A MINI UPRIGHT PIANO, CIRCA 1930
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1
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300 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y† GABRIEL GAVEAU, PARIS; A 6’6’’ MODELE II GRAND PIANO, CIRCA 1926
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1
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3,000 GBP
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3,000 - 5,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading † STROHMENGER, LONDON; A 4’2” ART DECO GRAND PIANO, NUMBER 20352 CIRCA 1936
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3,000 GBP
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3,000 GBP
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3,000 - 5,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading † CHAPPELL; A 6’ 2’’ GRAND PIANO FROM THE MAURETANIA 2, NUMBER 83215, 1948
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1
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3,500 GBP
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6,000 - 8,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y† GABRIEL GAVEAU, PARIS; A 4’4 “ GRAND PIANO BY GAVEAU, PARIS, CIRCA 1932
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1
4,000 GBP
Opening bid
4,000 GBP
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GBP
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6,000 - 8,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y† CLEMENTI, LONDON; A 5 ½ OCTAVE CABINET PIANO, CIRCA 1825
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1
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500 GBP
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GBP
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800 - 1,200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A 4 OCTAVE SEWING TABLE PIANO, GERMAN OR AUSTRIAN
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1
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1,500 GBP
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1,500 - 2,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading LOT WITHDRAWN
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10 GBP
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y† AN ENGLISH SQUARE PIANO, CIRCA 1795
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1
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5,500 GBP
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6,000 - 8,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading † PLEYEL, A 6 1/2 OCTAVE TRANSPOSING KEYBOARD, CIRCA 1875
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1
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500 GBP
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y† BROADWOOD, A 5 ½ OCTAVE SQUARE PIANO, NUMBER 19060, 1815
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1
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600 GBP
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800 - 1,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y† ERARD, PARIS; A 5 OCTAVE FF- F3 EARLY SQUARE PIANO, 1798, NUMBER 3915
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1
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1,000 GBP
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1,500 - 2,000 GBP