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    Sale 7717

    Oriental and European Rugs & Carpets

    2 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 32

    A PART-SILK INDO-TABRIZ CARPET

    NORTH WEST PERSIA OR LAHORE, CIRCA 1920

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PART-SILK INDO-TABRIZ CARPET
    NORTH WEST PERSIA OR LAHORE, CIRCA 1920
    Partially corroded silk, otherwise excellent condition
    15ft.8in. x 8ft.4in. (476cm. x 253cm.)


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    The design of this carpet is a direct copy of the Boston Hunting Carpet (Hunt for Paradise, exhibtion catalogue, New York and Milan, 2003, no 12.12, p.286).

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