Lot n° 446
1200 - 1400
Original Kirsheir carpet (Asia Minor), late... - Lot 446 - FEE - Stanislas Machoïr
Original Kirsheir carpet (Asia Minor), late 19th century
Dimensions : 170 x 100cm.
Technical characteristics : Wool velvet on wool foundation.
In the center of a cherry field rests a polylobed medallion old gold on which is cut a cruciform floral composition, starry multicolored with botehs. Four turquoise spandrels are adorned with protruding old gold "flaming" botehs. A very "Zoroastrian" atmosphere for this flamboyant carpet. Two counter borders with carnation garlands, one ivory, the other old gold, frame the main turquoise carpet with bouquets of multicolored flowers.
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