• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7717

    Oriental and European Rugs & Carpets

    2 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 31

    A TABRIZ CARPET

    NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1950

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A TABRIZ CARPET
    NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1950
    Overall excellent condition
    21ft.6in. x 10ft. (653cm. x 305cm.)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    The design of this carpet is a direct copy of the Imperial Habsburg Hunting Carpet in the Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna (Angela Völker, Die orientalischen Knüpfteppiche im MAK, Vienna, 2001, no.70, pp. 198-203).

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.