Vienna Symposium Rug Auction

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Austria Auction Company will hold an auction ‘Vienna Symposium Rug Auction’  7 April 2018 to coinside with the symposium ‘The Handmade Rug in the 21. Century’ 5-7 April 2018 organized by Oritop.

The Handmade Rug in the 21. Century

The symposium ‘The Handmade Rug in the 21. Century’  will take place at Palais Breuner in Vienna. The presentation of the book ‘The Handmade Carpet – a comprehensive guide to contemporary rugs’ by Fritz Langauer and Ernst A. Swietly will take place 5 April followed by lectures by leading carpet experts 6-7 April. Among lecturers are Alix G. Perrachon, Rob Leahy, Fritz Langauer, Stefan Drechsle, Tim Steinert, Peter Fliegner and Michael Bischof.

Vienna Symposium Rug Auction

The rug auction 7 April at 5 p.m. includes 131 lots and among them Persian, Caucasian, Turkmen, Chinese and Anatolian rugs, flatweaves and bags. The preview is open for the public 5-6 April, both days from 12 noon to 6 p.m.

Lot 25. Senneh 7ft. 10in. x 5ft. 0in. Persia, mid 19th century. Estimate: € 4500 - 6500
Lot 25. Senneh 7ft. 10in. x 5ft. 0in. Persia, mid 19th century. Estimate: € 4500 – 6500
Lot 19. Eagle Kazak 6ft. 10in. x 4ft. 8in. Caucasus, ca. 1880. Estimate: € 4000 - 5000
Lot 19. Eagle Kazak 6ft. 10in. x 4ft. 8in. Caucasus, ca. 1880. Estimate: € 4000 – 5000
Lot 4. Bidjar 3ft. 0in. x 2ft. 1in. Persia, ca. 1900. Estimate: € 800 - 1200
Lot 4. Bidjar 3ft. 0in. x 2ft. 1in. Persia, ca. 1900. Estimate: € 800 – 1200
Lot 82. Qashqai, Persia, ca. 1880, 6ft. 7 in. x 3ft. 11 in. Estimate: € 4,000 - 6,000
Lot 82. Qashqai, Persia, ca. 1880, 6ft. 7 in. x 3ft. 11 in. Estimate: € 4,000 – 6,000
Lot 105. Kizil Ayak Main Carpet, Turkmenistan, 2nd half 19th century. 9ft. 10in. x 6ft. 8in. Estimate: € 4,000 - 6,000
Lot 105. Kizil Ayak Main Carpet, Turkmenistan, 2nd half 19th century. 9ft. 10in. x 6ft. 8in. Estimate: € 4,000 – 6,000

More information

The online catalogue for “Vienna Symposium Rug Auction” has been published by Austria Auction Company.

Program for symposium and book launch ‘The Handmade Rug in the 21. Century‘.

Location and more information: Austria Auction Company, Palais Breuner, Singerstrasse 16, 1010 Vienna, Austria






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