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Burkat Shudi (1702-1773), Harpsichord maker

Sitter in 1 portrait
One of the leading London Harpishord makers of the eighteenth century. Originally of Swiss origin, Shudi settled in London and founded the firm which later became Broadwoods, makers of pianos.

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The Shudi Family Group

by Marcus Tuscher
oil on canvas, circa 1742
On display on Floor 1: Family Matters at Beningbrough Hall
NPG 5776