Islamic art and oriental rugs at Christies

Lot 203, A SMALL MEDALLION USHAK RUG, WEST ANATOLIA, LATE 16TH CENTURY. Estimate GBP 70,000 - GBP 100,000

Christies coming auction ‘Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds Including Oriental Rugs and Carpets’ 27 April 2017 in London with totally 220 lots includes 35 carpet lots. Among them some very old Anatolian rugs from the 16th and the 17th centuries. Their preview in King Street is open for the public 21-26 April 2017…

Skinner Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets 25 April 2017

Lot 14, a Serapi carpet

Skinner will hold their next special carpet auction ‘Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets’ Tuesday 25 April 2017 at 12pm in Boston. Their preview will be open for the public Sunday 23 April from 12pm-5pm, Monday 24 April from 12pm-7pm, and on the day of the auction Tuesday 25 April from 9am-10.30 am. The April Fine Oriental…

Fine Antique Oriental Rugs at Austria Auction Company

Lot 230. Saujbulag 394 x 193 cm, Persia, 18th century. Estimate € 40.000 – 60.000

Austria Auction Company will hold their next carpet auction “Fine Antique Oriental Rugs VII” 22 April 2017 at 4pm in Vienna. This antique oriental rugs auction is including the second part of the Azadi Collection. The auction includes 330 lots and among them Turkmen, Caucasian, Persian, Shahsavan, Kurdish, Baluch, Khotan, Chinese and Anatolian antique oriental rugs, bags…

5th International Symposium on Azerbaijani Carpets 17-20 October 2017

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The 5th International Symposium on Azerbaijani Carpets (ISAC 2017) will take place 17-20 October 2017 in Baku, Azerbaijan. The Symposium is an international academic lecture programme organized in partnership with the International Conference on Oriental Carpets (ICOC). The organizers, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the Azerbaijan National Academy of…

Oriental Carpets, Textiles and Tapestries at Dorotheum

Lot 69, a 19th century Gerus Bijar 392 x 292 cm

Dorotheum will hold their next special carpet auction ‘Oriental Carpets, Textiles and Tapestries’ Monday 3 April 2017 at 16.000 at Palais Dorotheum in Vienna. This carpet auction includes 173 lots. The rugs and carpets on sale include a broad selection of antique Persian, Caucasian, Turkmen, Anatolian and Chinese rugs. Their preview exhibition at Palais Dorotheum…

Turkic patterns

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The Baku Turkish Cultural Center of the Yunus Emre Institute, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Azerbaijan Carpet Museum will hold the Second International Symposium of Common Languages of the Turkic World – Patterns from 22-24 May 2017 in Baku. The theme of the symposium is the art of the…