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Lot 40: A SAUJ BULAGH LONG RUG, AZERBAIJAN |
November 1, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: wool, pile
113cm across the top, 115cm across the bottom, 344cm the left side, 343cm the right side. Fairly flexible handle, dense even 2mm pile overall, down to 1mm and knotheads in some of the madder/cerise larger leaf motifs within the main field (some oxidisation to the cerise). Some minute scattered repairs. Both ends with minor losses and later overlocking and trimmed original fringes. With original banded coloured sidecords. Unusual amount of apple and teal green used in the design. A glamorous and richly designed rug, incorporating many influences around the Caucasus and Northwestern Persia.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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Dimensions: approximately 344 by 115cm; 11ft. 3in., 3ft. 9in.