57 | Isfahan with Khosrow and Shirin, Wool, Central Persia, c. 1900

Starting price3,800
Auction No. 751 takes place:
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  • Details


    • Wool on cotton wool
    • Signed ‘Kargah Ostad Abdull Karim Esfahani’
    • Knot density: c. 640000 knots per m²
    • Central field with a depiction from the legend about the love of Persian king Khosrow to the Armenian Shirin
    • The pattern is rich in contrast and with heavy contours
    • Main border with floral décor
    • A certificate is enclosed
    • Dimensions: 208 x 141 cm
    • Provenance: French art trade
    • Expert estimate: € 7,500
    • This object is sold through the European office
    Object checked by Art Loss Register
  • Additional Information & Condition

    Additional Information & Condition


    The rug is in good condition with minor signs of age and wear. The arpons are missing, the fringes are shortened, both narrow sides are backed subsequently. Occasionally smaller stains. (nlu)

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