Christie’s offers a range of exceptional antique hand-woven rugs and carpets dating from the 15th to the mid-20th century from countries across the Silk Road and Europe. Over the past decade we have excelled in this category, establishing a number of world auction records for rare and exceptional carpets. A carefully curated selection is offered twice a year in the Art of the Islamic & Indian Worlds auction in London, with additional examples appearing in Collection sales in London, Paris and New York throughout the year. Whether a seasoned collector searching for a rare Safavid carpet or an interior decorator in need of the very best decorative masterpiece, the sales are curated to have a wide appeal, offering the very best of type.
Based in London, our specialist is available for free and confidential valuations and travels widely to meet private clients and institutions. Please do not hesitate to get in touch about buying or selling rugs and carpets with Christie’s.