Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Steinway grand piano, $22,500, John Moran

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Steinway grand piano, $22,500, John Moran

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far
by Ken Hall

A Steinway & Sons Model D grand piano sold for $22,500 at a Traditional Collector Auction held June 20th by John Moran Auctioneers in Monrovia, Calif. Also, an .800 silver eagle by Italian maker Buccellati finished at $19,200; a rustic scene of a fisherman before waterfalls in a verdant forest setting by John Brandon Smith (Br., 1848-1884) coasted to $3,750; a small KPM porcelain plaque fetched $1,920; and a large-scale Daum pate de verre ‘Amaryllis Magnum’ vase made $5,313. Prices include the buyer’s premium.

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Steinway grand piano, $22,500, John Moran