This model was built in honour of the exceptional pianist and composer Franz Liszt who was connected with Bösendorfer very tightly.
Franz Liszt playing for Emperor Franz Joseph …
… and Empress Elisabeth in the Redoute of Buda. Replica by Franz Schmaus and Karl Lafitte.
An original painting in the Bösendorfer Hall shows Liszt playing a concert for the emperor Franz Josef and the court on a Bösendorfer grand piano. The model Liszt is veneered in Vavona.
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