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Friday, August 22, 2003

Bonhams & Butterfields - Areas of Collecting - Rugs & Carpets - Introduction

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets Auction
Auction Date: September 16, 2003 in Los Angeles
Simulcast in San Francisco
Preview Date: San Francisco Sept 5-7, 10am - 5pm PT
Los Angeles, Sept 12-14, 10am - 5pm PT

Our fall 2003 Fine Oriental Rug sale features a fantastic variety of colors, sizes and origins. The Carpet Department is pleased to offer examples of excellent craftsmanship and design from around the world, providing an opportunity for the private collector, decorator, or designer to preview, purchase and enjoy.

Some of the finest carpets in this sale have been woven in Persia, India, Turkey, Europe and the Caucasus. Highlights of the forthcoming sale include a wide variety of Bidjars, an old 17th century Kuba Blossom Carpet, Fereghan Sarouk's, Heriz, Tabriz, Oushaks and the featured Agra Carpet (as illustrated).

Inquiries and Condition Reports:
Hadji Rahimipour , (415) 503-3392

Catalog Purchase:
info.us@butterfields.com