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    Sale 7560

    Furniture and Carpets Including Two Private Collections

    24 January 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 156

    A LARGE KIRMAN CARPET

    SOUTH EAST PERSIA, CIRCA 1930

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE KIRMAN CARPET
    SOUTH EAST PERSIA, CIRCA 1930
    The deep rose-pink field with scattered floral bouquets surrounding an ivory lozenge medallion within a pale blue rococo scrolling frame filled with flowering vine, in a narrow ivory and pale green striped border entwined with similar vine and a plain outer rose-pink stripe, light localised staining and surface dirt
    25ft. x 13ft.11in. (762cm. x 425cm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN