18 June 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 8,125
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
AN OBRUK PRAYER KILIM
CIRCA 1850, CENTRAL ANATOLIA
The pale sage-green field with hooked lozenges and stylised plants, a metal-thread inscription at one end, the stepped raspberry-red mihrab with a lattice of flowerheads, in a pale yellow border of stylised plants between blue floral panelled and skittle-pattern stripes, light spot stain, overall good condition
6 ft. 5 in. x 4 ft. 4 in. (196 cm. x 132 cm.)
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
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.
Acquired from Peter Hinwood, October 1975.
From applique and back splats to veneering and wingbacks, an essential glossary of furniture terms