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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3620B Marlborough
May 2, 2021 11:00 AMCalender

K'ang Hsi Round Carpet Fragment

Auction: Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 3620B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 02, 2021 11:00AM


K'ang Hsi Round Carpet Fragment, western China, c. 1700, 5 ft. 10 in. x 12 ft. 10 in.

Provenance: The Sandra Whitman Collection.

Literature: For a similar piece, see GLANZ DER HIMMELSSOHNE: Kaiserliche Teppiche Aus China, 1400-1750, p. 147, plate 52.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

Fair Condition: very good color, pile, weave, drawing, and wool quality; composed of multiple pieces sewn together to form the semicircular field.

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Sandra Whitman, China