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"Lotto" rug, XVI century, Western Turkey, Ushak Region, Ottoman Empire. 150x250cm


Information from "It had actually appeared 8 years before (C.G Ellis's article), fully restored, in Eberhart Herrmann`s first catalogue (1978). Having once belonged to Baron von Tucher, it had been published by Martin, Bode,Orendi, and been auctioned at the Paulette Godard sale, Sothebys November 1976"

image source:, John Taylor

From C.G Ellis's article (1986) on Holbein and Lotto rugs. Published as private collection, Pescara.



Hali Magazine, 1978, volume I, no:4