Oriental rugs and carpets at Christies

Christies coming auction ‘Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds Including Oriental Rugs and Carpets’ 26 October 2017 in London includes 64 carpet lots. Among them some very old Anatolian rugs from the 16th and the 17th centuries. The session with the carpet lots starts at 2pm.

Lot 306, a West Anatolian Ghirlandaio rug, late 17th century. Estimate 40.000-60.000 GBP

Lot 306, a West Anatolian Ghirlandaio rug, late 17th century. Estimate 40.000-60.000 GBP

Lot 321, a Bakshaish carpet, West Persia circa 1880. Estimate 20.000-30.000 GBP

Lot 321, a Bakshaish carpet, West Persia circa 1880. Estimate 20.000-30.000 GBP

Lot 283, a Sewan Kazak rug, South Caucasus circa 1880. Estimate 15.000-20.000 GBP

Lot 283, a Sewan Kazak rug, South Caucasus circa 1880. Estimate 15.000-20.000 GBP

Their preview in King Street is open for the public 21-25 October 2017 and Christies catalogue can be found online at www.christies.com.

Location and more information: Christies, 8 King Street, London.