News: auction

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    Austria’s Newest Auctioneer

    The first sale organised by Udo Langauer’s new Austria Auction Company (AAC) will take place in downtown Vienna on 21 September 2013 at 4 pm, at Novomatic Forum in Friedrichstraße. The inaugural consignment will include between 180 and 200 high quality collectable antique rugs, kilims and textiles, ranging in date from the 16th century to the 20th.

  2. Lot 1. Salor Turkmen Chuval, 1st half C19th. From the Dr. Werner Loges Collection of Turkoman Rugs. - Repaired, damaged, low pile. 81 x 139 cm (published Klieber, Turkestan. Geschichte, Kultur, Volkskunst, Teppiche, 1991, p. 119). Estimate €3000

    Nagel, Stuttgart: Rugs & Carpets, 10 September 2013

    Nagel Auktionen’s sale in Stuttgart of Rugs, Carpets and Ethnographic Art on 10 September 2013 includes a full and varied complement of Turkish, Persian, Caucasian, Turkmen, Indian, Chinese and East Turkestan weavings

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    Eye-Catching Kilims at Netherhampton, 10 July 2013

    Netherhampton Salerooms’ auction of Carpets, Rugs and Textiles in Salisbury, England on 10 July 2012 includes the the second part of a European private collection of kilims, mainly Anatolian.

  4. The Lafões Esfahan carpet (detail), central Persia, second half 17th century. 44ft. 3in. x 14ft. 2in. (13.49 x 4.32m.). Sotheby’s New York, 5th June, lot 19, estimate, $800,000 - 1,200,000, sold $4,645,000 USD .jpg.thumb.385.385

    New world record for a carpet sold at auction

    A superb 17th century carpet from Persia leads a record breaking auction of carpets at Sotheby’s New York, selling for $33m, and putting rugs in the same collecting category as Old Master and Modern paintings

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    Suzani World Record enlivens Wiesbaden Spring sale

    A huge new world record price at auction for a Central Asian suzani of any description helped to brighten the day at Rippon Boswell’s 25 May 2013 sale of collector carpets and textiles.


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