Pianoforte (Square piano)

  • Category:

    Musical Instruments

  • Creator (Role):

    John Geib Jr. (Piano Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    New York, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1818-1818

  • Materials:

    Mahogany; Mahogany veneer; Satinwood ; Brass; Pine, white ; Tulip poplar; Ebony; Ivory; Metal

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0726


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1957.0726

Object Name

Pianoforte (Square piano)

Category

Musical Instruments

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

John Geib Jr. (Piano Maker)
05/06/1780

Place of Origin

New York, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Date

1818-1818

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. ; ON NAMEPLATE; Patent/ John Geib Jun\r. NEWYORK.

Materials

Mahogany; Mahogany veneer; Satinwood ; Brass; Pine, white ; Tulip poplar; Ebony; Ivory; Metal

Dimensions (inches)

35.875 (H) , 69.25 (W) , 26.125 (D)

Dimensions (centimeters)

91.123 (H) , 175.895 (W) , 66.358 (D)

Measurement Notes

Net Length: 1746 Overall Length: 1760 Net Width: 612 Overall Width: 628 Net Height: 240 Overall Height: 910

Object Description

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Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Montgomery, Charles F., et al. 1966 American Furniture: The Federal Period, in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum.
Published: no. 450.