Pianoforte No 69
Title Pianoforte No 69
Accession Number C49
Museum Name Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata
Gallery Name Centre Hall
Object Type Miscellaneous Artefacts
Main Material Wood
Main Artist S & P. Erard (makers)
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data S & P Erard,Sebastian Erard, piano and harp maker, established his factory at 18 Great Marlborough Street in the 1790s, his nephew Pierre joined the business later.
Provenance King Edward VII
Period / Year of Work 1829
Dimensions 203.8x96.7cm
Brief Description Made to the order of King William IV in 1829 for the use of Queen Victoria when she was a girl. The Queen received her tuition on this instrument from Mrs Lucy Anderson.