Lot 9: Esfahan
24 October 2016
Vienna, Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Description: 1900/20 Central Persia, cork wool on Cotton. The famous city of Esfahan, located at the center of the Itanian plateau, is renowned for ist exquisite carpet-knotting techniques since the 16th and 17th centuries. This piece was manufactured around 1900 with fine wool. Red core section and blue edging, short frays, in good state. 81,9 x 58,3 inch condition 2, carpet is possibly in need of cleaning, expertly restored, Abrash (color gradation within one color), slight signs of age at edges or fringes, otherwise good condition.