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Coming sale at Bruun Rasmussen fine art auctioneers

Fullsilk Keshan, Persia. A fine Keshan most likely made by the royal workshop Tafazoli. 1,44 mil. knots pr. sqm. First half 20th century. 210 x 137.  Estimate 16.500.- Euro

by Henrik Schleppegrell. The coming international autumn auction 813 at Bruun Rasmussen fine art auctioneers includes a number of high quality rugs, carpets and tapestries. Viewing: 22-27.9 2010 Auction: 28.9 2010 View catalogue two weeks before the sales at www.bruun-rasmussen.dk For further information please contact the carpet department Mr. Henrik Schleppegrell h.schleppegrell@bruun-rasmussen.dk

Celebration of Textiles 5-6 June at the Textile Museum

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The Textile Museum will kick off the summer with its 32nd annual Celebration of Textiles on Saturday, June 5, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. and Sunday, June 7, 1-5 p.m. This free festival for all ages, held rain or shine, invites visitors to explore the textile arts and cultures of the world through hands-on activities and artist…

Carpet sales at Bruun Rasmussen auctioneers

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Announcement from Bruun Rasmussen: Coming carpet sale at Bruun Rasmussen fine art auctioneers, Copenhagen. The coming sale includes a number of antique and semiantique rugs and carpets from the orient. Please visit our webpage for more info: www.bruun-rasmussen.dk Date of sale: Wednesday 2th of June at 2 pm Please direct any inquiries to: Henrik Schleppegrell…

Josephine Powell receives the Myers Award

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In his speak at ACOR on 22 April 2006, Daniel Walker, The Textile Museum’s Director, told the audience that Josephine Powell would receive the George Hewitt Myers Award 2006. On 12 May The Textile Museum officially announced: “Josephine Powell, internationally renowned ethnographer, photographer and expert on nomadic weaving and traditions in Turkey, is the recipient…