10 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 7,500
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
A HERIZ CARPET
NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1890
One small cobbled repair, corroded black otherwise good condition
13ft.3in. x 9ft.4in. (403cm. x 283cm.)
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Anupam Ganguli of Royal Museums Greenwich discusses a pair of Persian carpets that remind him of his Delhi childhood
Intense and lasting colours, superb quality and fascinating narratives are just a few of the reasons an antique rug walks all o..