20 April 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 27,500
Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000
AN ISFAHAN CARPET
Central Persia, 17th Century
With a loss in the lower right corner
Approximately 8 ft. 10 in. x 4 ft. 8 in. (269 cm. x 142 cm.)
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This carpet was formerly in the collection of George Hewitt Myers, the founder of the Textile Museum in Washington, D.C.
George Hewitt Myers (1875-1957), Washington D.C.
A.J. Halow, New York.
Henry Glover Stevens, Detroit.
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