Early Brinsmeads

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Early Brinsmeads

Post by Bill Kibby » 26 Apr 2016, 15:50

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Can anyone suggest where I might find pictures of surviving Brinsmead pianos made before the 1851 exhibition? In other words, 1830s or 1840s.
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Post by Gill the Piano » 26 Apr 2016, 16:44

Have you got Brinsmead's History of the Pianoforte? Might be something in there... I'll see if I can find mine.
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Post by Bill Kibby » 26 Apr 2016, 16:45

No, I have the original and the modern reprint.
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Re: Early Brinsmeads

Post by Gill the Piano » 27 Apr 2016, 17:05

I'll have a rummage at the weekend.
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