Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets at Skinner 21 October 2018

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Fine Oriental Rugs at Skinner in Boston

Skinner will hold their next special carpet auction ‘Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets’ Monday 21 October 2018 at 12pm in Boston. Their preview will be open for the public Friday 19 October from 4pm-7pm, Saturday 20 October from 12pm-5pm and on the day of the auction Sunday 21 October from 9am-11am.

Rugs and carpets

The October Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets auction includes 330 lots from tribal rugs to room size carpets and also feature part I of the The Ronnie Newman Collection of Early Rugs.

Bakshaish Carpet
Lot 224. Bakshaish Carpet, Iran, c. 1880, 12 ft. x 8 ft. 8 in. Estimate $8,000 – $10,000
Ming Carpet Fragment
Lot 143. Ming Carpet Fragment, China, 16th century, silk foundation, 3 ft. 1 in. x 1 ft. 9 in. Provenance: The Ronnie Newman Collection of Early Rugs. Estimate $3,000 – $3,500
Turkoman Chuval-face
Lot 139. Large Turkoman Chuval-face, Central Asia, 18th century, with extensive silk and cotton highlights, 3 ft. 6 in. x 5 ft. 7 in. Provenance: The Ronnie Newman Collection of Early Rugs. Estimate $1,200 – $1,500
Serapi Carpet
Lot 99. Serapi Carpet, northwestern Iran, c. 1890, 11 ft. 4 in. x 10 ft. 7 in. Estimate $8,000 – $10,000
Shahsavan Bagface
Lot 82. Shahsavan Bagface, Iran, c. 1870, 1 ft. 11 in. x 1 ft. 9 in. Provenance: The Ronnie Newman Collection of Early Rugs. Estimate $600 – $800
Khotan RKO rug
Lot 64. Khotan “RKO” Rug, Central Asia, c. 1800, 5 ft. 4 in. x 2 ft. 11 in. Provenance: The Ronnie Newman Collection of Early Rugs. Estimate $2,000 – $3,000
Ningsha Mat
Lot 55. Ningsha Mat, western China, 18th century, 2 ft. 9 in. x 3 ft. Provenance: The Ronnie Newman Collection of Early Rugs. Estimate $2,000 – $3,000
East Anatolian Yastik
Lot 1. East Anatolian Yastik, Turkey, c. 1860, 3 ft. 3 in. x 1 ft. 11 in. Provenance: The Ronnie Newman Collection of Early Rugs. Estimate $600 – $800

More information

More information about this auction can be found at www.skinnerinc.com.

Location and more information: Skinner, 63 Park Plaza, Boston






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