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    Sale 7616

    Oriental Rugs and Carpets

    10 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 76

    A LARGE TABRIZ CARPET

    SIGNED KHIYAR-ZADEH QALI-BAFIYAN AND MAHMUD COMPANY, WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1920

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE TABRIZ CARPET
    SIGNED KHIYAR-ZADEH QALI-BAFIYAN AND MAHMUD COMPANY, WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1920
    Of 'Hunting' design, excellent condition
    23ft.6in. x 13ft.10in. (716cm x 422cm.)


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    The design of this carpet is a direct copy of a Kashan carpet woven in the first half of the 16th century found in the Österreichisches Museum für angewandte Kunst, Vienna, which was formerly in the possession of the Imperial House of Hapsburg, (Kurt Erdmann, Oriental Carpets, Germany, 1960, fig.67.

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