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Chinese Carpet

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2845B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2015 1:00PM

Description:

Chinese Carpet, c. 1900, the royal blue field with a phoenix at the center enclosed by confronting dragons, clouds, branches, fish, snails and "mountain and sea" motifs, all within a light blue meandering vine with various blossom-patterned main border, ivory butterfly and flowering vine minor border, 11 ft. 7 in. x 9 ft.
Estimate $2,000-3,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Carpet, Islamic art, Islamic culture, Oriental rug, Plant life-form, Plant morphology, Plants, Vine

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