Woolley & Wallis has closed the rug department

Category: Auctions

Rugs and Carpets of the World by Ian Bennett
Rugs and Carpets of the World by Ian Bennett

Woolley & Wallis Salisbury has closed their specialist department for Oriental rugs, carpets and textiles.

The auction in February 2004 was the last specialist carpet and textile sale. According to Woolley & Wallis they will still sell some carpets in their antique furniture auctions.

Rugs and carpets from Woolley & Wallis former specialist rug and carpet sales were catalogued by June Barrett and Ian Bennett, former Hali editor and author of a long list of important rug books. Their online auction catalogues included the best rug photos seen on any auction site on the web.



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