20 December 2000
A Heriz carpet
The light rust field with angular flowering vine and split palmettes around a shaped indigo medallion with a sandy-yellow floral centrepiece, and palmette pendants, ivory spandrels similar in an indigo turtle-palmette border
352cm. x 256cm.
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