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Kashan Rug

Auction:
3115B
Lot:
523
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3115B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Kashan Rug, Iran, c. 1920, featuring a rust red medallion on a dark blue field with scrolling vines, palmettes, and blossoms, 7 ft. x 4 ft. 5 in.
Estimate $500-600

Good condition; evenly low pile with minor scattered areas of wear; very good color, drawing and wool quality; re-selvedged, new fringe sewn on both ends. Some fading.


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

Iran, Carpet, Decorative arts, Economy of Iran, Islamic art, Islamic culture, Kashan, Oriental rug, Palmette, Persian carpet, Textile arts, Visual arts

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