Grogan auction 22 May 2011 – preview

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Grogan and Company will hold their May Auction 21-22 May 2011 in Dedham, Massachusetts. Session II in this auction takes place 22 May and includes 130 oriental rugs and carpets. Viewing 19-21 May.

According to Michael Grogan one of the highlights of this auction is an extremely rare Salor Ensi, he recently discovered in a West Hampton, New York home. “It is quite possible that this elegant and extremely rare Salor Ensi dates from the 18th century,” says Michael Grogan.

Lot 805, a rare Salor Ensi, Turkestan, 18th c., 5’10” x 4’4”, estimate $10,000-20,000
Lot 805, a rare Salor Ensi, Turkestan, 18th c., 5’10” x 4’4”, estimate $10,000-20,000

“This rare Salor Ensi, lot 805, is generating a lot of buzz” says Grogan and Company’s Allyson Lee to Jozan Magazine.

Lot 820D, a Beshir prayer rug 19th century. Size 6 feet 10 inches x 3 feet 7 inches. Estimate $15,000-20,000.
Lot 820D, a Beshir prayer rug 19th century. Size 6 feet 10 inches x 3 feet 7 inches. Estimate $15,000-20,000.
Lot 810A, Saryk ensi mid 19th century. Size 5 feet 10 inches x 4 feet 3 inches. Estimate $10,000-15,000
Lot 810A, Saryk ensi mid 19th century. Size 5 feet 10 inches x 4 feet 3 inches. Estimate $10,000-15,000
Lot 771, a Tekke torba, circa 1880; 4 feet x 1 foot 5 inches. Estimate $300-500
Lot 771, a Tekke torba, circa 1880; 4 feet x 1 foot 5 inches. Estimate $300-500
Lot 790, Yomud chuval, Turkestan, late 19th century; 3 feet 10 inches x 2 feet 8 inches. Estimate $500-1,000
Lot 790, Yomud chuval, Turkestan, late 19th century; 3 feet 10 inches x 2 feet 8 inches. Estimate $500-1,000
Lot 783, an Ersari chuval, Turkestan, circa 1875; 5 feet 1 inch x 3 feet 6 inches. Estimate $500-800
Lot 783, an Ersari chuval, Turkestan, circa 1875; 5 feet 1 inch x 3 feet 6 inches. Estimate $500-800
Lot 804, a Chinese saddle rug, 18th century; 4 feet 7 inches x 2 feet 5 inches. Estimate $10,000-20,000
Lot 804, a Chinese saddle rug, 18th century; 4 feet 7 inches x 2 feet 5 inches. Estimate $10,000-20,000
Lot 813, a Heriz carpet, Persia, early 20th century; 9 feet 10 inches x 7 feet 8 inches. Estimate $3,000-5,000
Lot 813, a Heriz carpet, Persia, early 20th century; 9 feet 10 inches x 7 feet 8 inches. Estimate $3,000-5,000
Lot 821, a Manchester Kashan rug, Persia, circa 1925; 6 feet 7 inches x 4 feet 3 inches. Estimate $1,000-2,000
Lot 821, a Manchester Kashan rug, Persia, circa 1925; 6 feet 7 inches x 4 feet 3 inches. Estimate $1,000-2,000
Lot 795, a Caucasian prayer rug dated 1289 (1872); 4 feet 8 inches x 3 feet 7 inches. Estimate $5,000-10,000
Lot 795, a Caucasian prayer rug dated 1289 (1872); 4 feet 8 inches x 3 feet 7 inches. Estimate $5,000-10,000

Location and more information: Grogan and Company, 22 Harris Street, Dedham, Massachusetts.



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