Poppmeier Collection of early Anatolian kilims at Rippon Boswell

17-18th century Karapinar Kilim

The Poppmeier Collection including very early and rare Anatolian kilims will be on sale at Rippon Boswell in Wiesbaden 10 March 2018 at 3 p.m. This interesting auction with 88 lots includes flatweaves and fragments from Anatolia, Persia, Caucasus and Africa. Most of the flatweaves, 55 pieces, are Anatolian kilims and some of them very early 17th century kilims. The preview is open for the public 6-9 March from 2-7 p.m. and on the day of the auction 10 March from 9 a.m. – 12 noon. One of the highlights of this auction is a 17-18th … Read more




Vok Collection Selection 3 at Rippon Boswell

Rippon Boswells next auction “Vok Collection Selection 3” will take place Saturday 25 March 2017 at 15.00. This is the last part of the sales of Dr Ignazio Voks collection of flatweaves and textiles from Uzbekistan, Anatolia, Persia and the Caucasus. The first and second sales took place in April 2015 and March 2016. Selection 3 includes 94 lots of suzanis from Uzbekistan, and kilims and flatweaves from Persia, Anatolia and the Caucasus. Previews are open for the public Tuesday 21 March through Friday 24 March, daily from 14.00-19.00, and on the day of the auction Saturday 25 March … Read more




Rippon Boswell General Rug Sale 19 September 2015

Lot 171, Qashqai, Fars. 239 x 146 cm. End of 19th century. Estimate EUR 2,900

Rippon Boswell General Rug Sale will take place Saturday 19 September 2015 at 3 pm in Wiesbaden, Germany. This rug sale includes 262 lots and among them antique Persian, Caucasian, Anatolian and Turkoman rugs together with kilims and suzanis. Their viewing exhibition will be open for the public Thursday 17 September and Friday 18 September, both days from 2 pm to 7 pm, and on the day of the auction Saturday 19 September from 9 am to noon. Rippon Boswell catalogue has been published online at their website. Location and more information: Rippon Boswell & … Read more