Sotheby’s: Arts of the islamic World

Category: Auctions

Sothebys spring sale ‘Arts of the Islamic World’ 9 April 2014 in London includes 34 antique rugs and carpets. Among the offers are Persian, Caucasian, Anatolian, Chinese, Turkmen and East Turkestan rugs and carpets. The auction begins at 10.30 am and Sotheby’s preview exhibition is open for the public Friday 4 April and Sunday-Tuesday 6-8 April 2014.

Lot 236. A HERIZ CARPET, NORTHWEST PERSIA approximately 439 by 323cm; circa 1900 Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP
Lot 234. A CENTRAL ANATOLIAN RUG approximately 228 by 158cm; circa 1700. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 GBP

Sotheby’s catalogue for ‘Arts of the Islamic World’ can be found at their website. And if you arrive to London before this auction pay attention to The London Antique Rug & Textile Fair 3-6 April and to Christie’s spring sale Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets 8 April 2014.

Location and more information: Sotheby’s, 34-35 New Bond Street, London

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