Sothebys sale ‘Arts of the Islamic World’ will take place 8 October 2014 at 10.30 am in London. This auction, with 197 lots, includes Islamic manuscripts, paintings, rugs and carpets, and works of art created under Islamic patronage over eleven centuries. Among these lots are 11 carpet lots and the highlight among them is an Oushak ‘Small Medallion Rug´from the late 16th century or early 17th century with an estimate of 80,000 — 120,000 GBP. Sothebys preview exhibition is open for the public Friday 3 October 9.00 am – 4.30 pm, Sunday 5 October 12.00 pm – 5.00 pm, Monday 6 October 9.00 am – 4.30 pm and Tuesday 7 October 9.00 am – 4.30 pm.
Sothebys online catalogue has been published an can be found at www.sothebys.com.
Location and more information: Sothebys, 34-35 New Bond Street, London