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PH Grand Piano PH150 Excellence, cognac leather with chrome lid

$116,215.88

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- All prices are listed ex works. - 5 year guarantee. - We regularly crate, ship and install PH Pianos worldwide with full insurance. Please contact us for individual shipping quote and for any questions. The PH Grand Piano is often called a Danish design icon and an old model of the PH Grand Piano is also part of the permanent exhibition at Designmuseum Danmark. This new model is the closest to get to an old model with the cognac color leather that will beautifully patina over the years to come, legs and lyra in aluminum and the use of light green felt as on the first models that were being produced by a Danish piano maker. It is designed by the Danish designer Poul Henningsen in 1930 – and it still belongs to the future. This PH150 baby size grand piano fits in to all interior settings, private homes, lobby areas, restaurants, hotels, apartments, etc. It features the iconic transparent lid of the PH Grand Piano with chromed strips and leather banding in a subtle cognac colour while standing with legs in polished aluminum. It comes with the amazing QRS self-player system that can be controlled with your smartphone and brings acoustic piano performance to the setting without a pianist. This Excellence model of the PH Grand Piano is crafted by Blüthner and meets professional requirements and expectations. It will be a lifelong investment that even yields daily joy and excitement to any setting. The PH Grand Piano does play on all senses in life!

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About Poul Henningsen (Designer)

The name Poul Henningsen is synonymous with the best and most innovative modern Scandinavian lighting. The Danish designer created a signature vocabulary of fixtures with tiered and layered shades in sculptural arrangements that are at once naturalistic and geometric. 


Henningsen grew up in a town on the outskirts of Copenhagen and studied architecture at the Technical University of Denmark. He would become a noted art critic, journalist and screenwriter, but his first love was lighting design. Henningsen’s childhood home was illuminated by oil lamps. When his family switched to electrified lighting, he was alarmed and repelled by the harsh glare cast by an incandescent bulb, and in his late teens he began conducting quasi-scientific experiments to measure which materials and methods best diffused or reflected light to give it a warm brightness. His work came to the attention of the lighting-fixtures firm Louis Poulsen, which sponsored the development of a prototype lamp. The design won a gold medal at the 1925 Paris Expositions Internationales des Arts Decóratifs et Industriels Modernes — from which the term Art Deco derives. The lamp, whose three-part shade is said to be inspired by the arrangement of a dinner plate atop a soup bowl atop a teacup, became the basis for Henningsen’s most successful design, the PH 4/3 desk lamp.


All told, Henningsen would design some 100 lighting fixtures in his career. Some of his most notable creations are hanging lamps, which include the “Septima” (1929), a pendant composed of seven graduated frosted-glass layers; the “Spiral” (1942), made of a single ribbon of enameled aluminum; and the “Artichoke” (1958), whose 70 glass or metal fins in a staggered and graduated arrangement on a central steel frame resemble those of its namesake. The last is likely Henningsen’s masterwork and an icon of mid-20th-century design. Like all Henningsen lighting designs, it is striking, sculptural and — thanks to his insistence on the primacy of the quality of the light cast — superbly functional.


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