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Wool Figural Hooked Rug Depicting the Pied Piper of Hamelin

Auction:
2431
Lot:
656
Sold for:
$948$800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Wool Figural Hooked Rug Depicting the Pied Piper of Hamelin, America, dated 1945, rectangular rug work in wool yarns and fabric segments showing the pied piper and rats with the silhouette of the town in the background, 25 1/2 x 44 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Brothers Grimm, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Pied Piper, Rat, Rug hooking, The Pied Piper of Hamelin

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