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Central and West Anatolian Yastiks

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Central and West Anatolian Yastiks, 19th century, one with the field comprised of brown, olive, magenta, and medium blue rectangles inset with stylized rosettes and latch-hook devices, all within a polychrome latch-hook-in-tile pattern main border, multiple chevron striped minor borders, 2 ft. 10 in. x 1 ft. 9 in., and one with a medium blue highly stylized central palmette flanked by two rosettes and all within large split brackets on a red field within an abrashed blue/green small-scale octagon-patterned border, 2 ft. 8 in. x 2 ft.

Literature: For a similar example please see: Yastiks, Brian Morehouse, 1996, no. 7, p. 107.
Estimate $800-1,000

one missing the outer guardstripe at both ends and with minor areas of corrosion, and one missing approximately an inch and a half at the top, and missing most of the guardstripe at both sides, scattered repiling


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

Brian Morehouse, Flip-flop, Latch, Ornaments, Palmette, Rug hooking

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