Madame L. Camille Delong, Paris.
Brayton C. Ives, New York.
William A. Clark, New York.
Please note that a three inch tear occured during the view and this will be fixed at Christie's expense.
PROPERTY FROM THE CORCORAN GALLERY OF ART TO BENEFIT THE AQUISITION FUND
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Illustrated Handbook of The W.A. Clark Collection, Washington, D.C., 1928, p. 77.
'Carpets for the Great Shah', The Corcoran Gallery of Art Bulletin, Vol 2, No. 1, October 1948, p. 23, no. P34.
F.K. Spuhler, Seidene Repräsentationsteppiche der Mittleren bis Späten Safawidenzeit, Berlin, 1968, p. 200, no. 102.
R. Ettinghausen, 'Oriental Carpets in the Clark Collection', The William A. Clark Collection, Washington, D.C., 1978, p. 85.
New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Loan Exhibition of Early Oriental Rugs, November 1910-January 1911, no. 34.
Washington D.C., The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Carpets for the Great Shah, 3 October-16 November, 1948, no. P34.