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    Sale 1921

    Fine European And Oriental Carpets

    12 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 82

    A LENKORAN RUG

    SOUTHEAST CAUCASUS, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LENKORAN RUG
    Southeast Caucasus, Third Quarter 19th Century
    Approximately 8 ft. 7 in. x 5 ft. 9 in. (262 cm. x 175 cm.)


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    For an earlier rug with a similar design, please see Christie's London, 18 October 2001, lot 250. Another Lenkoran with a similar design is in Bennett, I. and Bassoul, A.: Rugs of the Caucasus, Beirut, 2003, pp. 158-161, no. 52.

    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A COLLECTOR, GEORGIA