The Antique Rug & Textile Show begins in less than 48 hours

Category: Fairs and conferences

The Antique Rug & Textile Show, now in it’s fifth edition, begins Thurday 17 October 2013 with an opening reception at 2.30 pm. The venue is the Motel Capri in the Marina District of San Francisco where some forty international antique rug dealers will exhibit their treasures.

The opening Thursday will run throughout the night and opening hours Friday 18 October through Sunday 20 October will be from 10 am to 8 pm.

Besides the fair the Antique Rug & Textile Show also include a special exhibition of tribal saddle bag sets at The Capri and lectures, show & tell and special connoisseur showings at the Krimsa Gallery nearby The Capri.

Ulrike Montigel will exhibit this Ersari torba
Wayne Barron will exhibit this Caucasian prayer rug
Central Asian embroidery. Exhibitor Andy Hale
Mark Berkowich will exhibit this Anatolian kilim
East Anatolian Kurdish rug. Exhibitor Patrick Pouler
Shasavan Soumak. Exhibitor John Collins
Andy Lloyd will exhibit this Khamseh
Tribal Luri. Exhibitor Ed Koch
Saryk chuval. Exhibitor Sam Coad
Hagop Manoyan will exhibit this Senneh kilim
Swedish Rolakan circa 1800. Exhibitor Craig Wallen
Tekke torba. Exhibitor Michael Phillips
Lawrence Kearney will exhibit this Uzbek embroidery

Koos de Jong’s speach about his research on Chinese and Tibetan saddle bags and his newly published book ‘Dragon & Horse – Saddle Rugs and Other Horse Tack from China and Beyond‘ will take place Friday 7 pm at the Krimsa Gallery, 2190 Union Street.

Read more about SF ARTS 2013 at Hali.com

Location and more information: The Antique Rug & Textile Show 17-20 October 2013 at Motel Capri, 2015 Greenwich Street, San Francisco

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