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EARLY AZERBAIJAN CARPETS
 



EARLY DRAGON CARPETS, 16-17TH CENTURIES

 


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Dragon carpet, early 16th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. the Great Mosque at Divrigi, Sivas (Ulu Cami). 250 x 530 cm. catalogue as Kuba copy of Safavid carpet. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 1.

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Early Dragon rug with full drop repeat design, 16-17th centuies, Safavid Period, Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. The Burrell Collection, Glasgow Museum and Art Gallery carpet

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Early Karabagh "Dragon" carpet, 16th cenury, Safavid Period, Karabagh. Wher Collection. 250 x 525 cm

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Dragon Carpet, Christian Museum, Esztergom, Hungary, formerly in St. Istvan Basilica, Budapest, 245 x 535 cm. 16-17th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan

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Dragon carpet, 16th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Private Collection, Genoa, Italy. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 122. 213 x 457 cm




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Dragon carpet fragment, Safavid Period, 16-17th centuries, Azerbaijan. 110 x 215 cm, after Jacoby 1922, plate 10

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Dragon carpet (dark brown) fragment, 16th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. The Mosque of Mustafa Lala Pasha at Erzurum. 155 x 200 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 4. Trellis Pattern

 


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Dragon Rug with Drop Repeat Design. Shirvan, Shemakha Area or Karabagh. Mid or Late 17th Century. Textile Museum R 36.1.1

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Dragon carpet, 17th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan.  Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, inv. no. 1949.64. 241 x 343 cm, fragment

 


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Two Fragments from a Dragon Carpet, 17th Century, Safavid Period, Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan
Price Realized £10,755 ($17,939)
Christie's Sale 6815
ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS
16 October 2003
London, King Street

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The "Graf" Dragon carpet, original size 230 x 678 cm, shown here is a section 230 x 320 cm. Largely destroyed by fire during World War II.  Safavid Period, Karabagh  or Shirvan Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. Islamisches Museum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin. The carpet is attributed to the 15th century by many authors.

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Early Karabagh Dragon rug in a white ground, 16-17th centuries, Safavid Period, Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. 213 x 438 cm. Private collection. published Martin Volkmann, Alte Orientteppiche (Munich, 1985), no. 12

 


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Early Karabagh or Kuba dragon carpet, 17th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Dimensions: H: 170 in. (431.8 cm) W. 90.00 in. (228.6 cm). Wool (weft and pile); cotton (warp). The James F. Ballard Collection, Gift of James F. Ballard, 1922. Metropolitan Museum of Art. Accession Number 22.100.122

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Early Caucasian Dragon rug, 224 x 523 cm, late17th - early 18th century, Safavid Period, Karabagh or Shirvan Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan
Museum für Islamische Kunst, Berlin. published Pagnano,Gigi "L'arte Del Tappeto",1983.

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Early Caucasian Dragon rug, Shirvan or Karabagh, Philadelphia Museum, gift in memory of Philips M. Sharples by members of the Sharples family. 244 x 526 cm

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AH 1001 (1592 AD) or AH 1101 (1689 AD) dated Dragon Rug with Balanced Design. Karabagh. Textile Museum R36.L4. (formerly R 2.47). late 17th century would be a more plausible date for this rug.

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Dragon rug, Karabagh or Shirvan, 17th century, Safavid Period, Shirvan or Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. Private Collection, Chicago, 246 x 513 cm, incomplete. (after Jacoby, 1922, pl. 9)


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Dragon carpet (red ground) fragment, 16th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. The Mosque of Mustafa Lala Pasha at Erzurum. 215 x 445 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 5. Trellis Pattern


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Dragon carpet (red ground), trellis pattern, late 16th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Ali Pasha Mosque in Tokat. 210 x 460 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 6

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Dragon carpet fragment, Safavid Period, 16-17th centuries, Azerbaijan. 195 x 474 cm, incomplete, formerly with the Textile Gallery, London.

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Dragon carpet, red ground, trellis pattern, late 17th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Mosque of Mustafa Lala Pasha, Erzurum. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 12.

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Dragon rug with simple drop repeat, Karabagh, Shusha Area, late 17th - early 18th century, Safavid Period, Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. Dumbarton Oaks Collection, no. 8. published Charles Grant Ellis "Early Caucasian rugs" plate 12

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Safavid Period Karabagh Dragon rug, 17th century, Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. Keir Collection, 223 x 469 cm. This is one of the earliest examples.

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Azerbaijan Dragon carpet, Trellis pattern, 17th century, Safavid Period. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 10 August 1922. inv. no 164 (3960) from Cerablus (Kargamish, Gaziantep, Turkey). 284 x 665 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 13.

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Early Dragon rug fragments with the Dragon Repeat design, late 17th or early 18th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Textile Museum R 36.1.8 and formerly Arthur Upham Pope

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Victoria and Albert Museum Early Dragon rug, 17th century, Safavid Empire, possibly Karabagh, Territory of Gendje /Ganja Beylerbeyi (Province)



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Dragon carpet, early 16th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 10 August 1940. inv. no 204 (3931) from the Konduk Osman Mosque, Edirne. 174 x 220 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 2

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Dragon carpet, 17th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 13 December 1911. inv. no 739 (54) from Mosque of Daye Hatun in Bursa. 190 x 386 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 18



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Early Dragon rug fragment, late 17th - early 18th century, Safavid Period, Shirvan or Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. Textile Museum R 36.1.10, Dr. Robert Purrmann. Published Charles Grant Ellis "Early Caucasian rugs" plate 2.



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Detail of a Dragon carpet, late 17th century, Safavid Period, Karabagh or Shirvan Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. Private Collection






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Early Dragon rug fragment, Safavid Period, 17th century, Azerbaijan
Sotheby's Sale: N08140 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Fri, 16 Dec 05 10:15 AM
LOT 31 (of 217)
A CAUCASIAN 'DRAGON' CARPET FRAGMENT,
5,000—7,000 USD
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 10,200 USD

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Early Kuba or Karabagh dragon carpet, 17th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Dimensions: L. 184 in. (467.4 cm) W. 86 in. (218.4 cm). Wool (warp, weft, pile); symmetrically knotted pile. Metropolitan Museum of Art. The James F. Ballard Collection, Gift of James F. Ballard, 1922

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Early Dragon carpet, 17th century, Carpet Museum of the Vakiflar, Istanbul, inv. no: 121, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. 190 x 360 cm

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A Dragon rug showing a "loom width" field. Shirvan or Karabagh, Azerbaijan, late 17th century. Museum Rietberg Zürich - Stadt Zürich


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Dragon carpet (red ground) fragment, 17th century Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Türk ve Islam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 13 January 1938. inv. no 882 from Eskaf Depot, Amasya. 252 x 433 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 15


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Dragon carpet (brown ground) fragment, 17th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Türk ve Islam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 10 February 1911. inv. no 745 from the Mosque of Süleyman Subaşı at Unkapanı, Istanbul. 205 x 310 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 16

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Dragon carpet (green ground), 17th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Türk ve Islam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 13 January 1936. inv. no 904 (1-711) from the Ali Pasha Mosque in Tokat. 220 x 445 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 17

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Dragon carpet (red ground) with trellis pattern, 17th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Türk ve Islam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. According to the inventories, these fragments and a small unnumbered piece were acquired from separate places. However they belong to the same carpet. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 19

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Dragon carpet (dark blue ground), 17th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Carpet Museum of the Vakiflar, Istanbul. inv. no 104. 224 x 470 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 20. Incomplete


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Dragon carpet (dark red ground), trellis pattern, 17th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Türk ve Islam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 11

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Early Dragon rug, late 17th century, Safavid Period, possibly Shirvan Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. Currently Textile Museum, 1970.10.1

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Dragon carpet, formerly with Textile Gallery, London, 17th-18th centuries, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. 109 x 277 cm

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A Caucasian Dragon Carpet, late 17th Century, end. 229 x 513 cm
Lot 100, Sotheby's Fine Oriental and European Carpets, April 15, 1993, New York City
The Christopher Alexander Collection

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Dragon carpet fragment, 17th / 18th Century, Azerbaijan. Thompson Collection

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Lot 77
Sotheby's Fine Oriental and European Carpets
April 15, 1993, New York City
Provenance: The Collection of Dr. and Mrs. Jon Thompson

A Dragon Carpet Fragment, East Caucasus, Azerbaijan. 17th Century, mounted. 58 x 71cm


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Early Dragon rug fragment, Azerbaijan. 86.4cm(H) x 55.9cm(W) / 2'10"(H) x 1'10"(W)

 



16-17TH CENTURIES SAFAVID PERIOD AZERBAIJAN CARPETS WITH FLORAL DESIGNS

 


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Early "blossom and sickle" or "vase" carpet, 17th c., Safavid Period, Kirman? or Karabagh. Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon. 198 x 471 cm

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Early Caucasian "Vase" carpet, Karabagh or Shirvan, late 17th - early 18th c., Safavid Period, Azerbaijan.
Harold Keshishian (formerly R 2/53 of the G.H. Myers Collection). Size: 244 x 640 cm (8'0" x 21'0").
Published Charles Grant Ellis "Early Caucasian rugs" plate 22

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Early Karabagh rug, 17th century, Safavid Period, Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art. This specimen, called Nide, exhibits the first floral model, consisting of a thick grid and an unusual stylized and sharp edged cloudband. 305 x 752 cm. Inv. no. 56.217. Gift of Joseph V. McMullan

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Early Karabagh or Kuba rug, 17th–18th century. Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile. Dimensions: H. 158 in. (401.3 cm) W. 74 1/4 in. (188.6 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Rogers Fund, 1908, Accession Number 08.234.2

 

 

17-18TH CENTURIES SUNBURST CARPETS

 


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Sunburst carpet. Karabagh or Shirvan Province (Beylerbeyi), early 18th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan.
Washington, Textile Museum R 36/2/12 (formerly R 2.81).
Published Charles Grant Ellis "Early Caucasian rugs" plate 15. Size: 231 x 531 cm (7'7" x 17'5")

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Early Karabagh rug, 18th century, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan.
MMA no. 1970.302.10, 653 x 183 cm. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of J .V. McMullan, 1970.


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Sunburst carpet. Karabagh (Gendje) or Shirvan Province (Beylerbeyi), early 18th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Wher Collection. 220 x 450 cm.


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Sunburst carpet (red ground), 18th century, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 10 August 1922. inv. no 190 (3949) from  from Cerablus (Kargamish, Gaziantep, Turkey). 237 x 469 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 49.

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Sunburst carpet (red ground), 18th century, Safavid Period. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 30 January 1936. inv. no 946 (1-10) from Amasya. 185 x 355 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 45.



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Sunburst Medallion carpet (red ground), 18th century, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 30 January 1936. inv. no 940 (1-6979) from Mosque of Ali Paşa, Tokat. 260 x 470 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 47

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Sunburst carpet, transitional type, red ground. 18th century, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 9 April 1915. inv. no 113 (3072) from the Mosque of Lala Mustafa Paşa, Erzurum. 260 x 442 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 27.

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Sunburst carpet (red ground), 18th century, Safavid Period. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 30 January 1936. inv. no 946 (1-10) from Amasya. 185 x 355 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 45.

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Azerbaijan carpet, transitional type, 18th century. the Great Mosque at Divrigi, Sivas (Ulu Cami). published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 26.

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Azerbaijan carpet, transitional type, early 18th century. the Great Mosque at Divrigi, Sivas (Ulu Cami). 260 x 660 cm, published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 25. Design: red ground. Pattern on three axes. Designs are arranged symmetrically around a multi pointed large white central star

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Early Azerbaijan "Sunburst" rug, early 18th century, Safavid Period, Karabagh or Shirvan Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. Formerly Piero Barbieri, Genoa


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Azerbaijan carpet (red ground) transitional type, "Sunburst" design, 18th century, Safavid Period. Türk ve Islam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 30 January 1936. inv. no 879 from Amasya. 275 x 630 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 30. Pattern on three axes.


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Sunburst carpet (blue ground), transitional type, 18th century, Safavid Period. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 18 December 1929. inv. no 729 (59) from the Ciftlik Mosque, Erzurum. 233 x 560 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 32. Pattern on three axis.

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Early floral carpet, 18th century, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 30 January 1936. inv. no 937 (1-699) from Mosque of Ali Paşa, Tokat. 190 x 420 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 48

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Floral carpet, 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan. 211 x 439 cm, formerly M.S. Haim, Istanbul.

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Early Floral carpet, 18th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 15 December 1911. inv. no 737 (57) from Mosque of Daye Hatun in Bursa. 210 x 364 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 46

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Sunburst Medallion carpet (dark blue ground), 18th century, Azerbaijan. Türk ve Islam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 30 December 1936. inv. no 891 (708) from Eskav Depot, Tokat. 313 x 615 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 50

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A Kuba or Karabagh rug, mid 18th century, Azerbaijan. 689 x 150 cm

 


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Floral carpet, 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan. 224 x 485 cm, private collection, Frankfurt am Main.

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Floral carpet (dark blue ground). Transitional type, late 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. inv. no 881 (1-3) from Evkaf Depot. 195 x 390 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 37.

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Floral carpet, 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan. Civic Museum, Turin

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Early Karabagh blossom rug, Early Khanate Period, mid18th century, Karabagh Khanate, Azerbaijan
A KARABAGH BLOSSOM CARPET
SOUTH CAUCASUS, 18TH CENTURY
Price Realized £20,900 ($41,236)
Sale Information
Christie's Sale 7572
Oriental Rugs and Carpets
10 April 2008
London, King Street

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Early Karabagh rug, Khanate Period, 18th century, Azerbaijan. Privately owned, 266 x 155 cm. Reiner Grunzner. Schloss Ehningen

 


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Early Sunburst carpet, Khanate Period, late 18th century, Karabagh or Kuba Province, Azerbaijan. Washington, Textile Museum. 237 x 565 cm, 7'9" x 18'6"
Published Charles Grant Ellis "Early Caucasian rugs" plate 16; Ellis 1970 - fig.12

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Floral carpet, late 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan. published Serare Yetkin, Early Caucasian Carpets, Volume II, plate 164

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Floral carpet (dark blue ground). Transitional type, 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1912. inv. no 28  (1908) from Yeni Camii (New Mosque), Sivas, Turkey. 240 x 400 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 36.

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Floral carpet, 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan. 190 x 420 cm, after Jacoby, 1922, plate 11

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Azerbaijan carpet, transitional type, late 18th century. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 24 August 1923. inv. no 726 (4019). 245 x 475 cm, published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 28. Design: red ground. Pattern on three axes. Designs are arranged symmetrically around a multi pointed large white central star.


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Floral carpet (blue ground). Transitional type, 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1912. inv. no 55 (1907) from Yeni Camii (New Mosque), Sivas, Turkey. 155 x 345 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 34.


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Early Caucasian rug fragment. Transitional type, 18th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. inv. no 944 (1-718) from Mosque of Ali Paşa at Tokat. 170 x 330 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 31


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Floral carpet (dark blue ground). Transitional type, 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. inv. no 896  (3-360) from the Mosque of Elaziz Aga, Elazig, Turkey. 141 x 368 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 35. Pattern on three axes.

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Azerbaijan carpet, Transitional type, 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan. 203 x 360 cm, E. Cittone Collection, Milan, formerly Thorsten Laurin, Stockholm. (after Martin, 1908, plate 29)



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Early Karabagh or Shirvan carpet, 18th century, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. Victoria and Albert Museum

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Early Karabagh or Shirvan rug, Khanate Period (1735-1805), Azerbaijan.
Private Collection, 178 x 372 cm

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Early Karabagh or Kuba Sunburst rug, Khanate Period (1735-1805), Azerbaijan.
Private Collection, 200 x 355 cm

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Sunburst Carpet. Karabagh, Shusha Area. 18th Century. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 06.2527.



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Sunburst carpet fragment (blue ground), transitional type. 18th century, Azerbaijan. the Mosque of Lala Mustafa Paşa, Erzurum. 110 x 120 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 33.

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Floral carpet, 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan. 202 x 455 cm, after Jacoby, 1923, plate 12

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Floral carpet (red ground). Transitional type, 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  The Mosque of Lala Mustafa Pasha, Erzurum, Turkey. 65 x 218 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 42, fragment.



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Early Karabagh "Sunburst" carpet fragment, Azerbaijan, 18th century, Victoria and Albert Museum


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Early Karabagh rug, mid 18th century, Burrel Collection, Glasgow, p. 51


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Early Karabagh rug, mid 18th century, Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection, Castagnola 18th C., p. 56


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Sunburst carpet, late 17th–early 18th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
DIMENSIONS: 377 x 190 cm (148 7/16 x 74 13/16 in.)

Early Karabagh rug, mid 18th century. Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. Tabibnia Collection

Sunburst Karabagh rug, late 18th century, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. Milani Collection, Paris, France
   

 


18TH CENTURIES PALMETTE CARPETS

 


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Floral carpet (dark blue ground). 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1922. inv. no 184 (3943) from Cerablus (Kargamish, Gaziantep, Turkey). 200 x 536 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 54.




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Sotheby's Sale: NY7704 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Thu, 20 Sep 01 10:15 AM
FINE ORIENTAL AND EUROPEAN CARPETS
LOT 219 (of 131)
A fragmentary Caucasian "Blossom" carpet,

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Early Karabagh rug, 18th century, Karabakh Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. Oriental Rugs from Atlantic Collections, Plate 84

 


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Floral carpet (dark blue ground). 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1911. inv. no 123 (800) from the Mosque of Fatih, Trabzon, Turkey. 243 x 430 cm, fragment. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 52.

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"Vase" carpet, early 18th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. 225 x 533 cm, after Jacoby, 1923, plate 13

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Floral carpet (dark blue ground). 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1936. inv. no 905 (1-1717) from the Mosque of Ali Pasha, Tokat, Turkey. 235 x 585 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 53.

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Karabagh or Kuba rug, 18th century (Khanate period), Azerbaijan.


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Floral carpet (dark blue ground). 18th century, Late Safavid or Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1922. inv. no 174 (3944) from Cerablus (Kargamish, Gaziantep, Turkey). 257 x 642 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 56.

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Floral carpet (blue ground). 18th century, Late Safavid or Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  The Mosque of Ali Pasha, Tokat.  225 x 580 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets- in Turkey", plate 55.

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A KARABAGH BLOSSOM CARPET, MID-18TH CENTURY
The shaded indigo field with a central column of alternating serrated palmettes, flowerheads, large broad serrated palmettes flanked by angular serrated polychrome leaves and further serrated palmettes..


 

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Floral carpet (dark blue ground). 18th century, Late Safavid or Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1914. inv. no 741 (3055) from Cerablus (Kargamish, Gaziantep, Turkey). 310 x 645 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 57. Catalogued as a copy of a"vase" carpet from Azerbaijan.



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83 x 136 cm, Early floral carpet fragment, Azerbaijan, 18th century

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Early Caucasian rug with vine-leaf palmettes, Karabagh or Kuba, 18th c., Azerbaijan.
Textile Museum R 36.2.1. Size: 239 x 458 cm (7'10" x 15'0").
Published Charles Grant Ellis "Early Caucasian rugs" plate 18

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Sotheby's Sale: N08503 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 2: Tue, 25 Nov 08 2:00 PM
LOT 200 (of 147)
A CAUCASIAN 'BLOSSOM' CARPET,
18th century

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Sotheby's Sale: N08258 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 2: Thu, 14 Dec 06 2:00 PM
LOT 306 (of 187)
A CAUCASIAN PALMETTE AND SICKLE-LEAF GALLERY CARPET


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Early Caucasian rug with vine-leaf palmettes, Karabagh or Shirvan, 18th c., Azerbaijan.
Textile Museum R 36.2.2. Size: 188 x 340 cm (6'2" x 11'2").
Published Charles Grant Ellis "Early Caucasian rugs" plate 19; Pope 1926 - no:35; Erdmann 1960 - fig. 117


XVIII century Azerbaijan floral carpet, Karabagh. Sotheby's 24 april 2012 - sale 5106, lot 42

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Floral carpet (dark blue ground). 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1936. inv. no 831 (1-700) from the Mosque of Ali Pasha, Tokat. 235 x 600 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 59.

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Floral carpet (dark blue ground). late 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1912. inv. no 724 (1911) from Yeni Camii, Sivas, Turkey. 255 x 717 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 60.

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Floral carpet (dark blue ground). late 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1912. inv. no 126 (1910) from Yeni Camii, Sivas, Turkey. 165 x 377 cm, fragment. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 61.

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Early Karabagh rug fragment, 17-18th centuries, Safavid Period, Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan.


A LARGE KARABAGH KELLEH
SOUTH CAUCASUS, FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY

LATE SAFAVID PERIOD

 

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Early Shirvan or Karabagh Palmette rug, late 18th century
Sotheby's Sale: N08140 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Fri, 16 Dec 05 10:15 AM

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Sotheby's Sale: L07222 | Location: London
Auction Dates: Session 2: Wed, 24 Oct 07 2:00 PM
ARTS OF THE ISLAMIC WORLD, INCLUDING FINE CARPETS AND TEXTILES
LOT 376 (of 304)
PROPERTY OF A GERMAN COLLECTOR
w - A CAUCASIAN PALMETTE CARPET,
3,000—5,000 GBP
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 11,875 GBP
MEASUREMENTS
approximately 406 by 195cm., 13ft. 4in. by 6ft. 5in.
DESCRIPTION
18th century
 

 



 

MEDALLION AND SICKLE LEAVES (extend from medallion) CARPETS (LATE 17TH - 18TH CENTURIES)

 


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Early Karabagh medallion and sickle leaves rug, late Safavid Period, early 18th century, Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan

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Azerbaijan rug with multiple medallions. Shirvan or Karabagh, Azerbaijan, late 17th or early 18th century, the Art Institute of Chicago, 26.1616. Gift of Emily Crane Chadbourne.




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Early Azerbaijan carpet fragment, 17th-18th century, Victoria and Albert Museum


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Floral carpet (red ground). Transitional type, 18th century, Safavid or Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1922. inv. no 171 (3942) from Cerablus (Kargamish, Gaziantep, Turkey). 219 x 562 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 41.

Pattern on three axes composed of blue, brown and white palmettes and lozenges. Side axes cut by the border. Central axis: dark blue lozenges outlined in white, contain small dark blue flowers with yellow spots on a yellow stem.


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Floral carpet, early 18th century, Azerbaijan. 166 x 400 cm, Iparművészeti Múzeum, Budapest, inv. no. 24-462.


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Floral carpet, early 18th century, Azerbaijan. 215 x 417 cm, after Jacoby, 1923, plate 15


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Early Karabagh rug, 17-18th century, Safavid Period, Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. published at Schurmann's Caucasian rugs plate no: 93

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Early Floral carpet, 18th century, Ulu Camii at Dicrigi, Sivas. 250 x 580 cm. Safavid Period, Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan

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Fragments of Multiple Medallion Rug, Shirvan or Karabagh, Azerbaijan. 18th century, Textile Museum, 1968.10.2 & 1968.10.3

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Early "Medallion and Sickle leaves" floral carpet, Eastern Anatolia (?), Price Realized £30,000 ($48,150)
Christie's Sale 7752
Oriental and European Rugs & Carpets
8 October 2009, London, King Street

 


 

 


THE 18TH CENTURY "CYPRESS TREE" PATTERN FLORAL CARPETS

 


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Cypress-patterned early Karabagh or Shirvan rug, 18th century, Azerbaijan. Philadelphia Museum. 223 x 345 cm


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Early Blossom carpet, 18th century (Khanate Period), Azerbaijan. Sotheby's Fine Oriental and European Carpets. April 15, 1993, New York City. Literature: Ellis, Charles Grant, Oriental Carpets in the Philadelphia. Museum of Art, Philadelphia, 1988, p. 145, fig. 45a. 14f. 11 in. by 6f. 8 in.

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Azerbaijan carpet, transitional type, dated AH 1156 (1734 AD). Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 13 May 1912. inv. no 742 (1902) from the Mosque of Korkmazoglu at Sivas. 180 x 420 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 24

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Early Caucasian rug with broad, curving lancet leaves and cypresses, Karabagh, Shusha Area, Azerbaijan. Late 18th century, Khanate Period.
Textile Museum (R36.2.4). Published Charles Grant Ellis "Early Caucasian rugs" plate 18. Size: 208 x 488 cm (6'10x16'0")

Floral carpet, early 18th century, Azerbaijan, published Serare Yetkin, Early Caucasian Carpets, Volume II, plate 172

early XVIII century Azerbaijan "blossom" / Medallion, Leaf and Cypress pattern carpet, Late Safavid or Early Khanate Period, Karabagh. Currently at the Shirvanshahlar Palace, Baku, Azerbaijan

 

 

18TH CENTURY DRAGON CARPETS

 


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Early 18th century Dragon rug with lateral shift of the pattern. Baron Thyssen-Bornemisza, Lugano

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A FRAGMENT OF A CAUCASIAN CARPET
PROBABLY KARABAGH DISTRICT, EARLY 18TH CENTURY
Price Realized £2,000 ($3,220)
Christie's Sale 7960
Oriental Rugs and Carpets Including Turkmen Weavings From The Collection of Erik Risman
5 April 2011, London, King Street

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Dragon carpet, Keir Collection, 222 x 477 cm. Early 18th century, late Safavid Period, Azerbaijan

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Dragon rug, early 18th century, The Joseph Lees Williams Memorial Collection, 55-65-23, Philadelphia Museum of Art

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Early Shirvan or Karabagh Dragon rug with simplified drop repeat design, late 17th - early 18th century, Safavid Period, Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. Textile Museum R 36.1.2. Size: 175 x 358 cm (5'9"x11'9"). Published: Martin 1908, pl. 28, American Art Galleries 1923, no: 979, Orendi 1930, Abb. 686; Raphaelian 1960 p 45, Ellis 1970 fig b., C. Ellis Early Caucasian rugs plate 3.

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Early Dragon rug with reversing elements, early 18th century, Safavid Period, Karabagh or Shirvan Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. 1970.10.2. Published Charles Grant Ellis "Early Caucasian rugs" plate 7. Size: 191 x 445 cm (6'3" x 14'7")

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Khanate Period Karabagh or Shirvan Dragon rug, Azerbaijan
SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY
Price Realized £4,113 ($5,901)
Christie's Sale 6435
ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS
3 May 2001
London, King Street

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Dragon carpet, 18th century, Safavid Period Azerbaijan. 198 x 419 cm. E. Cittone collection, Milan. Formerly property of Erich Maria Remarque. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 143

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Dragon carpet, 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan. 188 x 424 cm, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Virginia, formerly Charles F. Gibson (after Pope, 1925, ill. 4)

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Dragonless dragon carpet, 18th century, Azerbaijan. private collection, Europe. published Charles Grant Ellis Oriental Carpets in the Philadelphia Museum of Art, plate 44b


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Victoria and Albert Museum Early Dragon rug, 17-18th cenury, Safavid Period, possibly Karabagh, Territory of Gendje /Ganja Beylerbeyi (Province)

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 Dragon rug, 18th cenury, Karabagh or Shirvan

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Dragon carpet, early 18th century, Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. 202 x 285 cm, Iparművészeti Múzeum, Budapest, inv. no. 75,220.

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Dragon carpet, early 18th century, late Safavid Period, Azerbaijan. 274 x 579 cm, formerly in the Berlin Museum, burnt in the war.


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Dragon carpet, Iparmuveszeti Museum, Budapest. Inv. no. 420.1906., 205 x 575cm, incomplete. early 18th century


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Dragon Carpet, early 18th century, Azerbaijan. Eskenazi, Milan. 215 x 210 cm. Section of incomplete carpet.

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Dragon rug, mid 18th century, Karabagh, Azerbaijan. 247 x 624.5 cm (97 1/4 x 245 7/8 in), MEDIUM OR TECHNIQUE: Cotton warp, Turkish knot. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, James Fund.

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Dragon rug with Diagonal repeat, Karabagh, Shusha Area, 18th century, Azerbaijan. Howard T. Hallowell III. Size: 235 x 470 (7'8" x 15'5"). Published Charles Grant Ellis "Early Caucasian rugs" plate 10

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Early Karabagh Dragon rug with Diagonal Repeat, Karabagh, Shusha Area. 18th century, Azerbaijan. Textile Museum R 36.1.3

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early 18th century Azerbaijan Dragon carpet, Safavid Period, Kuba or Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan
Sotheby's Sale: N08456 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Wed, 11 Jun 08 10:00 AM

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Early Caucasian Dragonless Dragon rug, 18th century, Khanate Period, Shusha or Kuba, Azerbaijan. The John D. McIlhenny Collection. Philadelphia Museum. 146 x 366 cm (4'9" x 12').

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Early Caucasian Dragon rug, 18th century, Khanate Period, Shusha or Kuba, Azerbaijan. The John D. McIlhenny Collection. Philadelphia Museum. 220 x 463 cm (15'2" x 7'3").

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Dragon carpet, 18th century, Azerbaijan. 180 x 320 cm. Wher Collection. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 148

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A Caucasian Dragon rug, Karabagh Province, Azerbaijan. 18th century century. Wool, private collection

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Early Karabagh rug, 18th century, Karabakh Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. Oriental Rugs from Pacific Collections, Plate 231

 


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Dragon carpet, 18th century, Azerbaijan. 157 x 213 cm, Iparművészeti Múzeum, Budapest, inv. no. 7940.

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Brunk Auctions, September 12-13, 2009
Lot 0004: Caucasian dragon rug, possibly a Kazak, 19th century or earlier, 5 ft. 2 in. x 6 ft. 2 in.
Sold Price: $4600

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A late 18th century Karabagh Dragon rug, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. Berlin, Museum fur Islamisches Kunst. In the evolution of the dragon type style, the floral grid has expanded and the dragons have become larger and are no longer oriented.

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Dragon Carpet, late 18th century, late Khanate period, Azerbaijan. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Inv. no. 1974.149.5. Gift of Joseph McMullan, 1974. 171 x 325 cm. Medium: silk, wool

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A Dragon carpet in a blue ground, Late 18th century, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan
Price Realized £34,500 ($58,747)
Christie's Sale 6030
15 October 1998, London, King Street

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Dragonless dragon carpet with lozenge pattern, dragon figures replaced by trees, late 18 century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan. purchased by Kommerzienrat Horst from Hinrichsen, Berlin, October, 1934. Published Serare Yetkin "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey, Charles Grant Ellis Oriental Carpets in the Philadelphia Museum of Art, plate 44a

 

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Sotheby's Sale: L06871 | Location: London
Auction Dates: Session 1: Wed, 20 Sep 06 11:00 AM
LOT 115 (of 92)
PROPERTY FROM A EUROPEAN COLLECTION
A CAUCASIAN 'DRAGON' CARPET,
16,000—20,000 GBP
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 24,000 GBP
MEASUREMENTS
approximately 305 by 169cm., 10ft. by 5ft. 7in.
DESCRIPTION: 18th century

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Dragon carpet (red ground), late 18th century, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 9 April 1915. inv. no 97 (3076) from the library of Köse Ömer at Erzurum. 200 x 386 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 21.  Debased design, trellis pattern formed by dark blue and dark yellow bands in place of the usual leaves.

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Degenerate Dragon Rug. Karabagh? Early or Mid-19th Century. Textile Museum R. 36.1.7 (formerly R 2.66). 160 x 249 cm

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Degenerate Dragon rug, late 18th / early 19th century, Shirvan or Karabagh, Azerbaijan. Textile Museum R 36.1.6. 178 x 257 cm

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Dragon carpet, 18th century, Azerbaijan. 250 x 305 cm, Bernheimer Collection, Munich. inv. no. 92

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Azerbaijan rug with bizzare repeat pattern. possibly Kuba or Karabagh, late 18th/early 19th century, Azerbaijan. Metropolitan Museum,
Medium: Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile
Credit Line: Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915

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Dragon carpet (brown ground), degenerate trellis pattern. late 18th century, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1936. inv. no 862-64. from Elazig. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 3.

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Dragon carpet, late 18th century, Azerbaijan. 107 x 183 cm, formerly in the Ballard Collection. (after Ballard, 1924, plate 81)

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Late Dragon carpet, Safavid Period Azerbaijan (Kuba?), Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul, acquired 30 January 1918. inv. no 948 from depot of Ali Pasha at Tokat.

A SOUTH CAUCASIAN DRAGON CARPET
PROBABLY KARABAGH, CIRCA 1800

Dragon carpet, 18th century, Safavid Empire or Karabagh Khanate. Robert De Calatchi Collection. Paris, France
 


 

 



MID TO LATE 18TH CENTURY FLORAL / PICTORIAL / MEDALLION CARPETS

 


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Early Floral carpet, Karabagh or Shirvan Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. Private Collection

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Early Caucasian rug. Transitional type, late 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 10 August 1922. inv. no 732 from Cerablus (south-east Turkey). 171 x 304 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 38

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Early Karabagh rug, dated 1129 or 1149* (=1736 AD - this seems a plausible date for this rug), Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Khamsa (meaning five in Arabic) Albanian** Melikdom (a feudal possession), Safavid Period, 178 x 351 cm.

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Early Caucasian rug with vine-leaf palmettes, Karabagh, 18th c., Azerbaijan.
Textile Museum R 36.2.5. Size: 239 x 384 cm (7'10" x 12'7").
Published Charles Grant Ellis "Early Caucasian rugs" plate 20; Ellis 1970 - fig.7

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Medallion carpet (red ground). late 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1915. inv. no 753  (3065) from the Mosque of Murad Pasha, Erzurum, Turkey. 180 x 275 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 100.

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Medallion Carpet, Victoria and Albert Museum

Place of origin: Azerbaijan, Caucasus (made)
Date: 18th century (made)

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Floral carpet (red ground). late 18th / early 19th century, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1936. inv. no 834 (2-123) from the Evkaf Depot, Istanbul. 100 x 450 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 94.


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Early Karabagh or Kazak Proto-Pinwheel rug, late 18th century, Azerbaijan. 157 x 268 cm. The rug was for sale at Rippon Boswell with the estimate value of 35 000 euros.


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Early Karabagh or Kuba rug, Khanate Period, 18th century. A classical floral carpet, Caucasus. 583 x 253 cm. Nagel Auktionen, Sale 48T, May 8th 2007

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Early floral carpet. 18th century, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 30 January 1936. inv. no 890 (1-533) from Sivas. 171 x 304 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 40.

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Early Azerbaijan Cypress carpet, 18th century

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Pictorial / Floral carpet (red ground). late 18th century, Khanates Period, possibly Karabagh, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1936. inv. no 75 (1-716) from Tokat. 135 x 260 cm, incomplete. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 103.


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Sale: N08103 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Fri, 03 Jun 05 10:15 AM
LOT 49 (of 103)
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT M. RUBIN
AN AZERBAIJAN RUG, NORTHWEST PERSIA,
18th century
20,000—30,000 USD
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 27,000 USD
MEASUREMENTS
approximately 6ft. by 4ft. 1in. (1.83 by 1.24m.)

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Early Kuba or Karabagh dragon carpet, 18th century, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. Dimensions: H: 114 3/4 in. (291.47 cm) W: 71 in. (180.34 cm).  Wool. Metropolitan Museum of Art. Gift of Joseph V. McMullan, 1971. Accession Number 1971.263.6

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Early Karabagh Shield rug, late 18th century, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan
lot 44 Shield Carpet, Caucasus, circa 1750. All sides reduced, one small slit circa 3 cm, old repiling, localised wear. 244 x 154 cm est: €20 000
Sale 48T, May 8th 2007
Nagel Auktionen

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A finely woven Azerbaijan rug with silk in its foundation, 18th century. Ernest Erickson Collection, Brooklyn Museum, EE-90

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Early Afshan carpet, Khanate Period, Kuba or Karabagh Khanate, Azerbaijan. 250 x 650 cm.


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Early floral rug, 18th century, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 9 April 1915. inv. no 41 (3078) from the library of Köse Ömer at Erzurum. 185 x 365 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 62.

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Early floral rug, Afshan pattern, late 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 30 December 1936. inv. no 939 (1-696) from the Mosque of Ali Paşa, Tokat. 233 x 570 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 71.

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Floral carpet (dark blue ground, two strips, Harshang pattern, 18th century, Khanates Period, possibly Karabagh, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1915. inv. no 35 (3964) from the Mosque of Murad Pasha, Erzurum, Turkey. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 84.


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A KARABAGH KELLEH
SOUTH CAUCASUS, 18TH CENTURY
Of Afshan design, the shaded blue field with an overall polychrome angular vine with palmettes, serrated floral motifs, hooked leaves and stylised flowerheads, in a golden-yellow border of polychrome flowerheads


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18th century floral carpet, Azerbaijan

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Floral carpet, late 18th century, Azerbaijan. Kunstindustrimuseet, Copenhagen

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Floral carpet, 18th century, Azerbaijan, 211 x 409 cm, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, inv. no. T31.1920.

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Azerbaijan carpet fragment, 18th century, Khanates Period, 298 x 396 cm, Islamisches Museum, East Berlin. inv. no. I. 12 (after Bode and Kuhnel, 1970, plate 43)

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Rug in "Portuguese" Carpet Design. Provenance Unknown. Textile Museum
R 36.00.2 (formerly R 2.71). 18th century

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Floral carpet (dark red ground). 18th century, Khanates Period, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1922. inv. no 197 (3910) from the Mosque of Vize Chelebi, Edirne, Turkey. 205 x 224 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 83.

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Floral carpet, late 18th century, Azerbaijan. Österreichisches Museum für angewandte Kunst, Vienna, 196 x 465 cm

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A SOUTH CAUCASIAN KELLEH
SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY
Price Realized £25,095 ($38,897)
Christie's Sale 6630
ORIENTAL RUGS & CARPETS
17 October 2002
London, King Street

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LONG TAPIS DU NORD-OUEST DE L'IRAN
REGION DE KARABAGH, FIN DU XVIIIEME-DEBUT DU XIXEME SIECLE, Price Realized €13,450 ($20,433)
Christie's Sale 5540
Ancienne Collection Charles Gillot (1853-1903)
4 - 5 March 2008, Paris



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A carpet fragment, Azerbaijan, 18th century

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Lily and Palmette Rug. Shirvan or Karabagh. Late 18th Century. Textile Museum R 36.2.11 (formerly R 2.62).

 

 

 


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Medallion rug in a blue ground, late 18th/early 19th century, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 13 May 1916. inv. no 99 (1904) from the Mosque of Korkmazoglu, Sivas. 270 x 593 cm. catalogue as Kuba copy of Safavid carpet. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 99.

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Rug with Hooking Lancet Leaves. Early 19th Century. Textile Museum R 36.2.8 (formerly R 2.44). Kurdistan (of Iran) or Karabagh

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 A SOUTH CAUCASIAN RUG
FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY
Price Realized £81,600 ($152,592)
Sale Information
Christie's Sale 7264
Oriental Rugs and Carpets
9 October 2006
London, King Street

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A SOUTH CAUCASIAN CARPET
PROBABLY KARABAGH, 18TH OR EARLY 19TH CENTURY
Christie's Sale 5988
Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit
28 September 2010, London, South Kensington

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The Louvre Museum early rug with the alternation of two dragon rug palmettes, Azerbaijan. Paris

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Floral carpet, early19th century, Azerbaijan. Protestant Church, Sepsiszentgyergy, 127 x 175 cm, after de Vegh and Layer, plate 30

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Early Karabagh rug, early 19th century, Azerbaijan

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Early Karabagh rug, circa 1800, Azerbaijan
1.60 x 2.10m (5ft 3 x 6ft 11in)
Summers Collection

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Sotheby's Sale: L03761 | Location: London
FINE RUGS & CARPETS INCLUDING ISLAMIC TEXTILES
Auction Dates: Session 1: Wed, 15 Oct 03 2:00 PM
LOT 95 (of 85)
A SOUTH CAUCASIAN RUG
DATE OF OBJECT
dated AH 1232/1828 AD

Early Karabagh Cloudband rug, XVIII century, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. Ankara Vakiflar Museum

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Karabagh pictorial carpet, Azerbaijan. Dimensions: L. 154 in. (391.2 cm) W. 74 in. (188 cm). Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile. Metropolitan Museum. of Art. Gift of Joseph V. McMullan, 1971.

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The Wher collection rug with stylized animals, Azerbaijan, late 18th/early 19th century
 
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Floral carpet (dark blue ground). Harshang pattern, early 19th century, Azerbaijan.  Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 1915. inv. no 735 (3135) from a Mosque in a distric of Armutlu, near Bursa. 245 x 506 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 93.

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First half 19th century Karabagh carpet, 7'3" x 16, Afshan - Harshang design, Azerbaijan


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Medallion Carpet, Turk ve Islam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 24 March 1912. Inv. no. 751 (1411) from Haghia (Saint) Sophia (Ayasofya), Istanbul. 150 x 175 cm. Late Khanate Period, Azerbaijan.
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Medallion carpet, early 19th century, Azerbaijan. Türk ve İslam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul. Acquired 9 April 1915. inv. no 82 (3074) from the Mosque of Lala Mustafa Paşa, Erzurum. 150 x 281 cm. published Serare Yetkin's "Early Caucasian carpets in Turkey", plate 102.

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The late 18th /early 19th century Azerbaijan figurative carpet fragment, The Arab Museum, Cairo

Sotheby's Sale: L05871 | Auction Dates: Session 1: Wed, 12 Oct 05 LOT FROM A PRIVATE ENGLISH COLLECTION A TRANSCAUCASIAN LONG RUG


Early Karabagh carpet in a golden yellow field with palmettes, Karabagh Khanate Period, Azerbaijan
A SOUTH CAUCASIAN RUG, PROBABLY KARABAGH, DISTRICT, CIRCA 1800, Christie's Sale 6499
ORIENTAL RUGS & CARPETS, 18 October 2001, London

Early Caucasian rug, circa 1800, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan, Sotheby's Sale: N08038 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Thu, 16 Dec 04, LOT 46 (of 161), approximately 10ft. 8in. by 4ft. 3in. (3.25 by 1.29m.)

A SOUTH CAUCASIAN RUG
PROBABLY KARABAGH DISTRICT, CIRCA 1850
Christie's Sale 6941
ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS
14 October 2004, London, King Street

Palmette and Tree carpet, late 18th / early 19th  century, Azerbaijan, Textile Museum, Washington

Floral carpet, late 18th / early 19th century, Azerbaijan. 234 x 322 cm, after Jacoby, 1923, plate 7

Early Azerbaijan rug, Tabriz or Karabagh, early 19th century Sotheby's Sale: N07977 | Auction Dates: Session 2: Fri, 02 Apr 04 LOT 143 (of 119) AN AZERBAIJAN GALLERY CARPET
       
       

 

 

 


XVIII century "swastika/pinwheel" rug, Khanate Period, Shirvan or Karabagh, Azerbaijan. Turk ve Islam Eserleri Muzesi, Istanbul inv.834 and 853 (2-123) (Evkaf depot).

Early Azerbaijan rug, Khanate Period, XVIII century. Sothebys London 28 April 1993, Lot 60

Early Shirvan or Karabagh carpet, 18th century, Khanate Period. al Sabah Collection, Kuwait National Museum. published in "Carpets from Islamic Lands" by Friedrich Spuhler

Early Shirvan or Karabagh carpet, 18th century, Khanate Period. L. A. Mayer Institute for Islamic Art, Jerusalem

A SOUTH CAUCASIAN CARPET
CIRCA 1800
Price Realized £12,000 ($23,832)
Sale Information
Christie's Sale 7390
Oriental Rugs and Carpets
16 April 2007
London, King Street

Early Azerbaijan 'pinwheel' rug, Khanate Period, Karabagh or Shirvan Province. Ketterer Kunst Art Auktionen 16 October 1987, Lot 119

Early swastika/pinwheel rug, Khanate Period, Shirvan or Karabagh Province, Azerbaijan. Rugs as Art Auction, 23 April 1972,  L63

'Pinwheel' rug, early to mid 19th century, Azerbaijan. Orient Stars Collection (later with David Sorgato). published in Hali Magazine (150)

Proto "Pinwheel" rug, Kazak or Karabagh, Azerbaijan, c 1800. Rippon Boswell Spring 2003. sale, 17th May 2003

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Ulrich Schurman “Caucasian Rugs”, plate 63, 18th century Karabagh rug

Early "Swastika" rug, first half 19th century, western Karabagh (?), Azerbaijan. Christies, 6 April 2006, Lot 124. (published in Kaukasische Teppichkunst. Munchen: 1993, by Herrmann, Eberhart)
 

 



 

18TH CENTURY TEXTILES

 


Early Karabagh silk embroidery, "Medallion and Sickle-Leaves", 17th cenury, 69 x 118 cm (2ft 3in x 3ft 10.5), Karabagh Khanate Period, Azerbaijan.

Early Karabagh silk embroidery, 17-18th cenury, Safavid or Early Khanate Period, Karabagh, 62 x 95 cm. Private Collection

Early Karabagh silk embroidery with a proto-Kasimushak design, 18th century, Azerbaijan. Private Collection

Early Karabagh Cushion cover, 18th century, Karabakh Khanate Period. The Textile Museum 2.6. Acquired by George Hewitt Myers in 1915

Early Azerbaijan silk embroidery, 17-18th century, Victoria and Albert Museum

Early Azerbaijan silk embroidery, 17th century,
Private Collection

Early Azerbaijan silk embroidery, 17th century, possibly Karabagh. Private Collection

18th century Caucasian Embroidery, lot 45, Est: €11,500, sold for €28,800 at Rippon Boswell Spring 2003 sale, 17th May 2003

An 18th century (Khanate Period) Azerbaijan silk embroidery. Sotheby's Sale: N08258 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 2: Thu, 14 Dec 06 approximately 3ft. 10in. by 3ft. 5in. (1.17 by 1.04m)

An 18th century (Khanate Period) Azerbaijan silk embroidery. Sotheby's Sale: N08258 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Thu, 14 Dec 06 AN AZERBAIJAN SILK AND METAL THREAD EMBROIDERY, SOUTH CAUCASUS/NORTHWEST PERSIA

Azerbaijan Silk Embroidery, 18th century (Safavid or Khanate Period), possibly Eastern Azerbaijan.
Sotheby's Sale: N08258 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Thu, 14 Dec 06 approximately 1ft. 7in. by 1ft. 7in. (0.48 by 0.48m.)

18th century Azerbaijan silk embroidery, probably eastern Azerbaijan (Kuba or Baku)
Lot 118 at Sotheby's, a silk Caucasian embroidery.
Sotheby's (NY), December 5 -- Christie's East, December 8 -- Skinner's, December 6

Early Caucasian textile fragment, 18th century

Early Karabagh silk embroidery, 17th century, Safavid Period, Karabagh Province (Beylerbeyi), Azerbaijan. Private Collection

Early Azerbaijan silk embroidery, 18th century, Private Collection

Early Azerbaijan silk embroidery with swastika motives, Khanate Period, 18th century, Private Collection

Sotheby's Sale: N07919 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 1: Fri, 19 Sep 03
LOT 30 (of 108)
AN AZERBAIJAN SILK EMBROIDERY FRAGMENT
DATE OF OBJECT
early 18th century

Early Azerbaijan silk embroidery, 18th century, Textile Museum

Early silk embroidery, 18th century, Victoria & Albert Museum

Embroidered Cover, 18th century
Place of origin: Azerbaijan (Made)
Date: 1740-1790 (Made)
Victoria and Albert Museum

Cover, silk embroidery on cotton
Azerbaijan, Caucasus; 1st half of 18th century
149 × 135 cm

Karabagh region (?), Azerbaijan, circa 1700
60 x 87 cm (24 x 34 in), incomplete, silk embroidery in counted stitch on cotton

Silk Embroidery, 18th century, Azerbaijan

Cartouches and Stars
Azerbaijan, south Caucasus, early 18th century
46 x 97 cm (1' 6" x 3' 2"), incomplete, silk embroidery in counted stitch on cotton




Azerbaijan Cover, early 18th century, Victoria and Albert Museum

Victoria and Albert Museum early Azerbaijan textile, 18th century, Khanate Period, inv. no. 172.19.06, 81 x 127 cm

Victoria and Albert Museum early Azerbaijan silk textile, 18th century, Khanate Period, inv. no. 70.1909, 102 x 132 cm




“Caucasian” long stitch embroidery, Azerbaijan

A SILK EMBROIDERED AZERBAIJAN RUG, 18TH CENTURY, KUBA OR KARABAGH
Price Realized £22,500 ($34,830)
Christie's Sale 7845
Oriental Rugs and Carpets
15 April 2010, London, King Street

A SILK EMBROIDERED AZERBAIJAN RUG, 18TH CENTURY
Price Realized £21,250 ($33,809)
Sale 7872, Christie's Oriental Rugs & Carpets
7 October 2010, London, King Street

A CAUCASIAN SILK EMBROIDERED PRAYER RUG
LATE 17TH OR EARLY 18TH CENTURY, AZERBAIJAN
Price Realized £13,700 ($28,044)
Christie's Sale 7429
Oriental Rugs and Carpets
25 October 2007
London, King Street


Caucasian Embroidery, silk on linen, 18th century

Early Azerbaijan textile, 18th century, 50 x 50 cm

Early Caucasian textile, late 18th-early 19th century, Azerbaijan

18th century Azerbaijan embroidery

18th century Azerbaijan embroidery, possibly Karabagh

Early Azerbaijan textile, 18th century or earlier, possibly Karabagh. Bruce and Olive Baganz

Karabagh embroidery with swastika motifs, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. Lefevre 25 November 1983


Early Karabagh embroidery, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. Musée des Tissus et des Arts Décoratifs in Lyon, France. published in Tokatlian, Soies de Paradis. Tapis et Textiles d'Orient du Musée des Tissus de Lyon, Paris, 2008)
 

Early Karabagh silk embroidery rug, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. Textile Museum

Early Karabagh silk embroidery rug, XVIII century, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. published in Timbuktu to Tibet: Exotic Carpets and Textiles from New York Collectors 2008 by Jon Thompson, Thomas J. Farnham, Daniel Shaffer

Early Karabagh embroidery rug, XVIII century, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. Lefevre Auction, 1977, Lot 52

Early Azerbaijan embroidery, XVIII century. published in 'Caucasian Rugs' by Ulrich Schurmann

Karabagh embroidery, XVIII c, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. Location: The Treasures Of Mother See Of Holy Etchmiadzin