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    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 145

    A FINE LARGE KASHAN CARPET

    CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1910

    Price Realised  

    A FINE LARGE KASHAN CARPET
    CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1910
    The deep rich indigo field with bold arabesques, plamettes, leaves and floral vine around large rust shaped medallion with pendants containing similar design enclosingivory and light-blue floral centrepiece, spandrels similar, in broad indigo border of arabesques and palmette vine between floral stripes
    21 ft. 3 in. x 13 ft. 8 in.


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