Rippon Boswell, Major Spring Auction 28 May 2005

Category: Auctions

Rippon Boswell’s Major Spring Auction “Collectors Carpets” will be 28 May 2005. The auction includes 210 lots.
The auction includes a broad range of Persian, Anatolian, Caucasian, Turkoman, Chinese and East Turkestan rugs.
Selection from the preview.
All images ©Rippon Boswell, Wiesbaden


LOT: 111
RUG NAME: Salor chuval
AGE: Before 1800
ESTIMATE: 10,000 EUR
SOLD: 21,000 EUR
DESCRIPTION: Lot Nr.: 111
Description: Salor Chuval
Origin: Central Asia, West Turkestan before 1800
Size: ca. 85 x 124 cm
Estimate EUR: 10,000 €
Classical Salor Chuval, with asymmetric knots, open to the right, however, not the work of a Tekke woman. – Ruby-red silk heavily corroded, all sides not original and with minimal losses. Pile in good condition, almost no repairs.
Literature References: Cf.: Bogolyubov, A. A. &Thompson, Jon, Carpets of Central Asia. Ramsdell 1973, no. 6+++Mackie, Louise & Thompson, Jon, Turkmen. Tribal Carpets and Traditions. Washington D.C. 1980, no. 8+++Loges, Werner, Turkmenische Teppiche. München 1978, no. 23+++Lefevre, Jean & Partners, Central Asian Carpets. Supplement One. London 1977, no. 3+++Pinner, Robert & Eiland, Murray L. Jr., Between the Black Desert and the Red. Turkmen Carpets from the Wiedersperg Collection. San Francisco 1999, plate 2


LOT: 12
RUG NAME: Khotan
AGE:
ESTIMATE: 1,200 EUR
SOLD: 700 EUR
DESCRIPTION: Lot Nr.: 12
Description: Khotan
Origin: Central Asia, East Turkestan around 1900
Size: ca. 204 x 132 cm
Estimate EUR: 1,200 €
A late, however, very decorative rug. Re-woven and restored in places, now in good condition.


LOT: 193
RUG NAME: Fethiye kilim
AGE: 19th century
ESTIMATE: 2,700 EUR
SOLD: 7,500 EUR
DESCRIPTION: Lot Nr.: 193 Description: Fethige Kelim
Origin: Southwest Anatolia, 19th c.
Size: ca. 261 x 156 cm
Estimate EUR: 2,700 €
With light, powerful colours, probably woven between the Fethige and Dazgiri region. In very good condition.


LOT: 43
RUG NAME: Ersari Ensi
AGE: Mid 19th century
ESTIMATE: 2,000 EUR
SOLD: 3,500 EUR
DESCRIPTION: Lot Nr.: 43
Description: Ersari Ensi
Origin: Central Asia, Amu Darja Region mid 19th c.
Size: ca. 191 x 131 cm
Estimate EUR: 2,000 €
Traces of age and wear, some moth damage. Sides and upper end original.


LOT: 62
RUG NAME: Tekke torba
AGE: ca. 1800
ESTIMATE: 11,000 EUR
SOLD: 5,000 EUR
DESCRIPTION: Lot Nr.: 62
Description: Tekke Torba
Origin: Central Asia, West Turkestan around 1800
Size: ca. 51 x 119 cm
Estimate EUR: 11,000 €
Pile with traces of wear, sides and corners damaged.


LOT: 68
RUG NAME: Peking
AGE: ca. 1900
ESTIMATE: 14,000 EUR
SOLD: 9,000 EUR
DESCRIPTION: Lot Nr.: 68
Description: Peking Carpet
Origin: Northeast China, around 1900
Size: ca. 460 x 422 cm
Estimate EUR: 14,000 €
A workshop carpet of excellent quality and in nearly perfect condition.


LOT: 71
RUG NAME: Kuba
AGE: 2nd half 19th century
ESTIMATE: 14,000 EUR
SOLD: 14,000 EUR
DESCRIPTION: Lot Nr.: 71
Description: Kuba
Origin: East Caucasus, 2nd half 19th c.
Size: ca. 126 x 101 cm
Estimate EUR: 14,000 €
In good condition with the original sides and ends; high pile. Minimal traces of age.

 


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