London, South Kensington
18 March 2009
A FINE SILK SOUF KASHAN PRAYER RUG
The pale green field with tree of life, surrounded by floral sprays and birds, rust-red mihrab similar, in pale green border of plamette and cloud bands between arabesque stripes
7 ft. 1 in. x 4 ft. 3 in.
The Estate of the Late Martha Elizabeth Braithwaite, Hindle, Son & Lewis, 'Greenacres', Owler Park Road, Myddleton, Ilkley, 26-29 October 1953, lot 526.
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