The Rosalie and Mitchell Rudnick Collection of Caucasian Rugs

Lot 54, a Caucasian prayer rug dated 1821, 4 ft. 1 in. x 3 ft. 2 with an estimate of $20,000-40,000

Grogan & Companys next special carpet sale ‘The Rosalie and Mitchell Rudnick Collection of Caucasian Rugs’ will take place Sunday 20 November 2016 at 12.00 noon. This sale includes 75 Caucasian rugs from the world-renowned Boston collection. The preview exhibition will be open for the public Monday 14 November – Saturday 19 November from 10 am – 5 pm,…

Skinner Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets online

Lot 9 Konya prayer rug

Skinners next online carpet sale ‘Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets online’ will take place 13 October through Friday 21 October 2016 at 3 pm. The previews are open for the public Thursday 20 October 12 pm – 7 pm and Friday 21 October 10 am – 3 pm. Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets online features…

Antique Chinese silk fragments and more

Rupert Smith in his stand at STS 2011 (Jozan archive photo)

Rupert Smith Textiles, supplier to the Hong Kong trade since 1987, will present a one night sale 4 October 2016, 6pm-9pm, to coincide with Fine Art Asia 2-5 October 2016. Ruperts selection will include antique Chinese silk fragments, banners and costumes, Tibetan sitting, saddle and cushion carpets. Location and more information: Platform Gallery (above Open Door…

London Antique Rug & Textile Art Fair 2017

Greek textile, Galerie ArabesQue

The next London Antique Rug & Textile Art Fair (LARTA) will take place 24-29 January 2017 at a new location, the Battersea Evolution Marquee, within the Winter Decorative Antiques & Textiles Fair, at Battersea Park, London. LARTA was launched as an annual Fair in 2011 to provide the UK with its only high-end specialist event to…

The Fair at Sartirana Textile Show

Serkan Sari

This years Sartirana Textile Show 2016 was held 18-22 September 2016 at ‘La Pila’, the seventeenth-century rice mill, in Sartirana. The show was well attended with more visitors than recent years. ‘We had more visitors than last years, about 10%, and although there were less dealers exhibiting, we had more business. So I think The Fair…