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Kashan Rug

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
551
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Kashan Rug, Central Persia, second quarter 20th century, the apricot-colored diamond center medallion with mirror image weeping willow trees on a navy compartmented field inset with small-scale polychrome rosettes, all within a deep indigo angular vine and palmette-patterned main border, multiple floral and reciprocal trefoil-patterned minor borders, 6 ft. 9 in. x 4 ft. 7 in.
Estimate $500-700


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, Indigo, Iranian culture, Kashan rug, Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity, Palmette, Weeping Willow

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