23 October 2007
A LATE SAFAVID SILK PANEL
IRAN, FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY
The cobalt-blue ground woven with diagonal rows of alternately facing small boteh each containing a flower-vase issuing dense flowering sprays, one corner cut and joined, mounted and stretched
26 x 25in. (66 x 63cm.)
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Almut von Gladiss, Islamische Teppiche und Textilien, Hannover, 1987, no.28, p.37.
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