2 April 2009,
London, King Street
Price Realised GBP 5,625
A PART SILK TABRIZ CARPET
SIGNED SIYUNI, NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1910
Areas of very slight wear, otherwise good condition
11ft.8in. x 8ft.9in. (354cm. x 266cm.)
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The design derives from the "Emperor's Carpets" that are now in the Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
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