Woolley & Wallis has closed the rug department

Woolley & Wallis Salisbury has closed their specialist department for Oriental rugs, carpets and textiles. The auction in February 2004 was the last specialist carpet and textile sale. According to Woolley & Wallis they will still sell some carpets in their antique furniture auctions. Rugs and carpets from Woolley & … read more

The HALI Fair, 3rd – 13th June 2004

The HALI Fair 2004, Carpets, Textiles and Tribal Art will take place in Olympia National Hall Gallery, London from 3rd June to 13th June. The exhibitor list includes nearly 80 international dealers. The fair will take place at the same time like Summer Fine Art and Antiques Fair, the Antiquarian … read more

Notes from a novice webmaster by Marla Mallett

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Jozan Magazine has asked Marla Mallett – Atlanta dealer in ethnographic textiles, expert on rug and textile structure and author of Woven Structures – to tell about her experiences on world wide web. Despite of her title to this article Marla Mallett has created a really successful web site. When … read more

Bukowski Auctions, International Spring Auction incl. carpets, 27 May 2004

Bukowskis, Stockholm Sweden, holds international auction with Oriental rugs, carpets, flatweaves and textiles on 27 May 2004. Most of the lots are antique and semi-antique Persian rugs and antique Caucasian rugs. Only a few Turkmen rugs are on sale on this auction. There are 112 lots on sale. Viewing is … read more