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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 373

    A KIRMAN CARPET

    SOUTH EAST PERSIA, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    A KIRMAN CARPET
    SOUTH EAST PERSIA, CIRCA 1890
    The ivory field with flowering polychrome vine surrounding a shaded raspberry-red medallion centred by an ice-blue flowerhead, the shaded sky-blue spandrels similar, in a narrow cartouche and flowering vine border between triple minor stripes, areas of wear, scattered small repairs, corroded black, selvages and ends frayed with some loss
    13ft.2in. x 10ft.2in. (401cm. x 309cm.)


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