11-13-2013 11-14-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2686M Marlborough
November 13, 2013 2:00PMCalender

Large Collection of Rug-related Books and Magazines

Auction: Discovery - 2686M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 14, 2013 10:00AM


Large Collection of Rug-related Books and Magazines, including The Pazyryk Its Use and Origin, signed and dated "Oct. 1985" by author Ulrich Schurmann, 1982; The Oriental Rug Collection of Jerome and Mary Jane Straka, Louise Mackie, 1978; Tribal Rugs from Afghanistan and Turkestan, Jack Franses, 1973; Oriental Rugs an Illustrated Guide, Hermann Haack, 1960; Marin Cultural Center, Tribal Visions, Peter E. Saunders, 1980; and Hali magazine: vol. 2, no. 1, 1979; vol. 5, no. 4, 1983; vol. 7, no. 3, 1985; and vol. 8 no. 2, 1986.
Estimate $200-300

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Ulrich Schurmann, Mary Jane Straka, Louise Mackie, Afghanistan, Jack Franses, Hermann Haack, Marin Cultural Center, Peter E. Saunders