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    Sale 7560

    Furniture and Carpets Including Two Private Collections

    24 January 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 238

    A HERIZ CARPET

    NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    A HERIZ CARPET
    NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1880
    The shaded rust-red field with flowering vine issuing from an indigo medallion with palmette pendants and a pale-green and brick-red centre, the ivory spandrels filled with angular pastel-coloured vine each framed by a large-scale split-palmette, in a broad shaded rust-red palmette and angular vine border between ice-blue floral meander stripes, minute spots of wear, occasional surface marks, a few rows of knots missing at both ends
    11ft.7in. x 10ft. (352cm. x 305cm.)


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