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Christies auction Oriental Rugs & Carpets

Christies auction 10 April 2008 in King Street, London, includes 288 lots. Selection from the preview. All images ©Christies LOT: 107 RUG NAME: Central Anatolian rug AGE: late 16th or 17th century ESTIMATE: 30,000 – 40,000 GBP SOLD: DESCRIPTION: 0107 Sale Number 7572 Creator LATE 16TH OR 17TH CENTURY Lot … read more

ICOC Istanbul 2007 Academic Program

The detailed – and impressing – academic program for the International Conference on Oriental Carpets has just been released by Alberto Boralevi, Chair of the Academic Committee. The themes for the 16 sessions are Central Asia, Turkish Carpets (2 sessions), Textiles, Archaeology, Costumes, Europe & Oriental Carpets, Technical Features, Caucasian Carpets, … read more