Second quarter, 19th century, Sebastien (French, 1752-1831) & Pierre (French, 1794-1855) Erard; partial gilt and wood; the crown decorated with sphinxes, acanthus and ram's head, on a fluted shaft; seven pedals. Signed to the neck, "Sebastian Erard/Pierre Erard"Par Brevel d' Invention/1158 Rue du Mail No 13 and 21 Paris". Approx. h. 65.375", w. 21", d. 30". Provenance: From the Living Estate of Mr. Cleve Carlan, Suwanee, Georgia.