Skinners next carpet specialist live auction “Woven Gardens Jim Dixon Collection” will take place 4 May 2022 at 12 pm. in Boston. Previews by appointment from 29 April to 3 May.
Many of Dixon’s pieces are at least two hundred years old, and some are much older. Collectors of Kurdish, Anatolian, Turkmen, Caucasian, Chinese, Tibetan, and East Turkestan rugs will find offerings from the Jim Dixon collection. Some of the pieces are in excellent condition, and some are well-worn fragments. The highlight of this auction is lot 50, a ca. 1600 Ming Imperial Dragon Carpet with an estimate of $200,000 – $300,000.
The catalogue for “Woven Gardens, Jim Dixon Collection” 4 May 2022 can be found online at www.skinnerinc.com. More rugs from the Jim Dixon Collection will be sold at the online auction Rugs & textiles, Jim Dixon Collection which ends 5 May.
Location and more information: Skinner, 63 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116