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Lot 13
 
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CAUCASIAN CARPET

Late 19th century
Wool, natural dyes
88.9 x 51.1 in (226 x 130 cm)

There are black fabric patches on the back of the carpet to mark the top in case it is to be hung

NON-EXPORTABLE


The central undyed ivory field of this Caucasian carpet from the Gendje region of Azerbaijan is overlaid with fifteen complete large-scale botehs and three half-drawn botehs. Each boteh is filled with various floral elements while the blank spaces on the field are dotted with numerous animals and talismanic icons. The central field is framed by a set of three narrow borders filled with rosettes and pairs of ram horns placed inside octagons.







  Lot 13 of 50  

THE DESIGN SALE
23-24 NOVEMBER 2021

Estimate



Winning Bid
$2,544
Rs 1,85,712

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


PROVENANCE
Property of a Gentleman


 









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