Preview Sotheby’s “Carpets” 1 October 2002

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Lot 243 “TRANSYLVANIAN” PRAYER RUG, WEST ANATOLIA, approximately 1.68 by 1.40m, 17th century. Estimate 15.000-20.000 USD ©Sotheby’s Lot 248 KARACHOPT KAZAK RUG, SOUTHWEST CAUCASUS, approximately 2.23 by 1.63m. 1880. Estimate 6.000-8.000 USD ©Sotheby’s Lot 277 ERSARI BESHIR RUG, SOUTH TURKESTAN 1875, approximately 2.06 by 1.09m. Estimate 5.000-7.000 USD ©Sotheby’s   Lot 332 WEST ANATOLIAN COUPLED-COLUMN…

Selection from preview Wolley & Wallis 25 September 2002

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Lot 179 Heriz carpet, north west Persia about 1930-40, 12ft. x 8ft. 3.66m. x 2.44m. £400-500 – Small area of moth damage left edge and into field and several areas on reverse. ©Woolley & Wallis   Lot 228 Turkoman carpet, Khorasan, north east Persia about 1940-50, 8ft.8in. x 5ft.1in. 2.64m. x 1.55m. £170-200 Condition report…

Butterfields – preview auction 25 July 2002

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Rev. 6th July 2002Butterfields 25th July , 2002, Sale 7346R, 1pm PT in San Francisco & Internet. Preview Dates: San Francisco – July 19th-21th (Fri/Sat 10-5, Sun 10-12).There are 275 lots in this auction. Bakhshayesh Carpet, Northwest Persia, Late 19th Century, Size Approximately 11 feet 1 inch x 17 feet 8 inches, Estimate: $ 30,000/40,000…

ICOC Kyrgyzstan September 2002

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   Chavadan-Kungrad Kyrgyz  carpet from Barbara & Terence Flynn’s Kyrgyz Carpets Collection.This collection is one of the largest private collections of Kyrgyz carpets.  Rev. 24.June 2002 IC The first International conference on Kyrgyz carpets and textiles will be in September 2002 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.The speakers will present research papers on the Kyrgyz people and their…

ICOC KYRGYZSTAN – speaker list

Bibira Akmoldoeva (Kyrgyzstan) Horses in the Kyrgyz Culture and Tradition Prof. Peter Alford Andrews (Germany) Kyrgyz Tent and its Textile Furnishings Mügül Andrews (Germany) Kyrgyz Emroidery in Context Dr. Mikhail Baskhanov & Michael Nelson Carpets and Spies “Grate Game” in East Turkistan Ludmila G. Beresneva (Russia) Kyrgyz Carpets in the Moscow Museum of Oriental Art…