Lot 31: A SEYCHOUR LONG RUG, EAST CAUCASUS |
November 1, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: wool, pile
Measurements: Pile overall good, varies from 5mm down to knotbars and in localised areas to foundation. The bottom right corner has been re-woven, inclusive of a strip of the selvedge to the right hand border, this section measures at widest and longest approx. 20 by 20cm. There is a smaller replaced section also to the lower end border which measures approx. 2 by 2cm. The upper and lower end with some wear. Mainly original sidecords with some restorations. Ends machine overlocked, would benefit from being stabilised. Unusual yellow ground and good clear fresh colour.
"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.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Dimensions: approximately 338 by 102cm; 11ft. 1in., 3ft. 4in.