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    Sale 2271

    Indian and South East Asian Art: Including Highlights from the Star Collection

    20 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1422

    A tiger rug

    TIBET, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A tiger rug
    Tibet, 19th century
    Woven with navy blue undulating stripes on a honey-gold ground
    64¼ x 34¼ in. (163 x 87 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Spink and Son, Ltd., London, by 1999


    Literature

    C. Barrett and M. Lipton, The Tiger Rugs of Tibet, 1989, p. 54, pl. 35 Spink, Visions of Perfect Worlds, 1999, p. 121, fig. 82