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WEST ANATOLIAN LOTTO CARPETS (USHAK, TURKEY)

 


"Lotto" Carpet, 16th century, Turkey
Rogers Fund, 1908 (08.167.1)
New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

A "LOTTO" RUG WEST ANATOLIA, SECOND HALF 17TH CENTURY
Christie's Sale 6897 Oriental rugs and carpets 29 April 2004, London, King Street


The Sion Lotto Rug, West Anatolia, late 16th or early 17th century, 1.08 X 1.36m (3'7" x 4'6"). Cathedral of St. Catherine, Sion, Switzerland

Lotto Carpet. 17th century. Saint Louis Art Museum

"Lotto" Arabesque rug with cartouche border, Anatolia, 16th century. published MILESTONES IN THE HISTORY OF CARPETS by JON THOMPSON. Moshe Tabibnia Collection, Milan 2006

"Lotto" Arabesque rug with kufesque border, Anatolia, 16th century. published MILESTONES IN THE HISTORY OF CARPETS by JON THOMPSON. Moshe Tabibnia Collection, Milan 2006

"Lotto" Arabesque rug with "arrowheads" border, Anatolia, 16th century. Türk ve Islam Eserleri Müzesi, Istanbul

"Lotto" rug, Anatolia, late 17th century. Türk ve Islam Eserleri Müzesi, Istanbul

A blue ground "Lotto" rug, Anatolia, late 17th century. Türk ve Islam Eserleri Müzesi, Istanbul, published at Serare Yetkin's Turk Hali Sanati

Anatolian "Lotto" village rug, 17th century. Türk ve Islam Eserleri Müzesi, Istanbul

Anatolian "Lotto" village rug, 17th century. Vakiflar Museum, Istanbul. discovered at Divriği Ulu Mosque, Sivas Province.

Lotto-Ushak rug, acquired from Dr. Ulrich Schürmann in 1971. now Bausback Collection
 
"Lotto" Carpet, late XVI century, Western Turkey, Ottoman Empire. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Provenance: Private collection, Rome (until 1977); sale, Lefevre & Partners, London, November 25, 1977

"Lotto" Carpet, ca 1600, The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Provenance: James F. Ballard, St. Louis, MO (until 1922; gifted to MMA)