• Oriental Rugs and Carpets auction at Christies

    Sale 7845

    Oriental Rugs and Carpets

    15 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 52

    A MEDALLION USHAK CARPET

    WEST ANATOLIA, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MEDALLION USHAK CARPET
    WEST ANATOLIA, 17TH CENTURY
    Reselvaged, areas of repiling, several small repairs, outer stripe rewoven each end
    12ft.3in. x 6ft.2in. (373cm. x 188cm.)


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    Provenance

    Frieda Callman, New York.

    Acquired by Otto Bernheimer from the above 12 July 1956 as an "Uschak" for DM 2,416.

    The Bernheimer Family Collection of Carpets, sold in these Rooms 14th February 1996, lot 128.

    Anon sale in these Rooms 16 October 2003, lot 123.