Auctions: May 2014

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    Henry’s Mutterstadt, Collector Carpets Auction, 1 June 2014

    Henry’s auctioneers in Mutterstadt in the Rhineland-Palatinate region of southwestern Germany will hold a special sale of ‘Collector’s Carpets’ on the 1st of June. By no means a household name on the oriental carpet circuit, this 200-lot sale includes several very good antique carpets, most notably lot 7057, a superb 18th century Yarkand wool carpet… Read more »

  2. Lot 296, Ziegler carpet, west Persia, 19th century. Estimate $8,000-12,000

    Christie’s NY, Connoisseur’s Eye, 20 May 2014

    Christie’s ‘Connoisseur’s Eye’ sale at Rockefeller Center in New York on 20 May  2014 includes a selection of 66 Oriental carpets, mainly larger size high quality Persian decoratives, but with a sprinkling of collectables, fine silks and worn but still beautiful classical carpets. Many of the carpets come from private collections, including the those of Dustin Hoffman,… Read more »


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