Steinway and Sons Art Catalogue Containing Some Suggestions for the Decoration of Pianos in Historic Styles
Publisher: Steinway & Sons, London;
Date of Publication: 1900
Stock Code: 4097
Undated catalogue circa 1900. Landscape format octavo. 34 pp (unpaginated) comprising title page with art nouveau style vignette in colour and 16 colour-printed plates each with decorative captioned tissue-guard. Book Condition: Very Good. Landscape format in black card wraps with cord tie and pictorial cover plate. Crease across front cover and at corners; minor white marks to rear. A little sporadic fingermarking and foxing, mainly to tissue guards, otherwise a very clean copy. No annotation or inscriptions. The content shows different styles of piano, such as Louis IV, Chippendale and Adam style, designed to fit in to historic country-house interiors. Rare; Worldcat and Copac locate no institutional copies.