2 April 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 16,250
Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 12,000
A "PETAG" TABRIZ CARPET
NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1910
A few localised spot reweaves in border, a couple of light stains, full pile throughout
18ft.8in. x 8ft.5in. (567cm. x 286cm.)
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The design of this carpet is copied directly from "The Emperor's Carpets" in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, and in the Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna.
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