Władysław Szpilman. Composer's cabinet

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Małgorzata Nitner +48 22 163 67 02, +48 514 446 892 m.nitner@desa.pl

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Julia Materna +48 22 163 66 52, +48 538 649 945 j.materna@desa.pl

The list of items auctioned (51)

Author
Object type
Technique
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1
Travel chess
2nd half of the 20th Century
wood, metal, folded: 3,2 x 12,1 x 21,2 cm; unfolded: 1,9 x 24,5 x 21,2 cm; board: 16,4 x 16,4 cm
Hammer price: 17,000 PLN
3
Mont Blanc Fountain pen
1935-1938
Montblanc International GmbH, Germany
gold, gold-plated metal, celuloid, lenght: 121 mm, diameter: 14 mm
Hammer price: 75,000 PLN
4
Pelikan fountain pen
1956-1963
Pelikan
gold, gold-plated metal, tortoiseshell, length of the open pen: 148 mm, close length: 130 mm, diameter: 12 mm
Hammer price: 4,800 PLN
6
A set of two vinyl records and a Warsaw Quintet folder
1960s
paper, folded folder: 21.1 x 10.2 cm, unfolded folder: 21.1 x 30.8 cm, F. Chopin album cover all works: 31 x 31 cm, disc diameter: 30.2 cm, Radiotjänst Władysław Szpilman album cover: 30.2 x 30.2 cm, plate diameter: 30 cm
Hammer price: 800 PLN
7
Omega watch in an art deco type
1934
glass, silver, watch dimensions: diameter: 47 mm length of the chain: 34,5 cm
Hammer price: 210,000 PLN
8
Travell clock
1st half of the 20th Century
brass, glass, 12.5 x 6.3 x 5 cm
Hammer price: 4,200 PLN
9
Two stopwatches
interwar period
steel, glass, stopwatch Junghans with engraving: 1,4 x 7 x 4,3 cm, stopwatch Hanhart Anker 7 Steine: 7 x 5 x 1,5 cm
Hammer price: 12,000 PLN
10
Steinway & Sons pianoforte
circa 1940
mahogany, 98 x 146 x 170 cm
Hammer price: 1,100,000 PLN
11
Grotrian Steinweg cross piano
1956
chestnut, 112 x 139 x 54 cm
Hammer price: 320,000 PLN
12
Metronome
1st half of the 20th Century
Maelzel
wood, 23.5 x 11.8 x 11.1 cm
Hammer price: 28,000 PLN
13
Three pairs of cufflinks
20th Century
-, round cufflinks, common metal, dimensions: diameter: 1.8, length: 2.5 cm, Krementz Patented mother-of-pearl cufflinks, base metal with a gold-colored surface, dimensions when unfolded 6 x 1 cm cufflinks, base metal with a gold-colored surface, length 6 cm, width: 2 cm
Hammer price: 14,000 PLN
14
A set of three bow ties
2nd half of the 20th Century
silk, dimensions of bow ties: 11 x 5 cm
Hammer price: 6,000 PLN
15
A set of three pipes
2nd half of the 20th Century
leather, wood, Ropp pipe in a leather binding: 13,8 x 4 x 4,5 cm, Chancellor pipe: 15,5 x 3 x 4,4 cm, City de Luxe pipe: 13 x 2,8 x 4 cm
Hammer price: 6,000 PLN
16
Medal of the 50th Anniversary of the UAC awarded to Władysław Szpilman
1995
fabric, brass, paper, case: 2 x 12,2 x 12,5 cm, medal diameter: 6,5 cm
Hammer price: 2,200 PLN
17
Badges awarded to Władysław Szpilman
20th Century
print/paper, badge of Merit of Culture Activist: folded 7.3 x 10.5, unfolded: 14.6 x 10.5 cm Honorary Badge of the Radio and Television Committee: folded: 10 x 6.8 cm, unfolded: 20 x 6.8 cm
Hammer price: 3,800 PLN
18
Władysław Szpilman
Score manuscript for the piano suite "Life of the Machines", 1934
paper, score manuscript: 35,9 x 26 cm briefcase dimensions: 34,7 x 28,9 cm
Hammer price: 120,000 PLN
20
Death mask of Frederic Chopin
around the middle of the 20th Century
cast/plaster, 34 x 19.5 x 13 cm
Hammer price: 7,000 PLN
21
Plaque with the image of Fryderyk Chopin
half of the 20th Century
biscuit porcelain, 2 x 9.5 x 9.5 cm
Hammer price: 3,500 PLN
22
Jacek Domiński
Władysław Szpilman's photograph with an autograph
gelatin-silver print/baryta paper, 24 x 17.6 cm
Hammer price: 11,000 PLN
24
Portrait photography of Artur Rubinstein
1969
gelatin-silver print/baryta paper, 23.2 x 16.8 cm
Hammer price: 900 PLN
25
Eva Rubinstein
Photography of Arthur Rubinstein with a personal dedication
gelatin-silver print/baryta paper, 23.4 x 17.3 cm
Hammer price: 28,000 PLN
26
Portrait of Henryk Szeryng with personal dedication
1969
gelatin-silver print/baryta paper, 24.5 x 19 cm
Hammer price: 1,700 PLN
27
Portrait photography of Bronisław Gimpel
gelatin-silver print/baryta paper, 22 x 18 cm
Hammer price: 600 PLN
28
Photo album with a dedication from the Hosenfeld family
gelatin-silver print/photographic paper, 25 x 25.2 cm
Hammer price: 50,000 PLN
29
Set of music notes
20th Century
print/paper
Hammer price: 11,000 PLN
30
Vase
1st half of the 20th Century
glass, 16 x 6 x 6 cm
Hammer price: 2,200 PLN