Rare Ancient Rugs, The V. and L. Benguiat Collection. V. and L. Benguiat.

Rare Ancient Rugs, The V. and L. Benguiat Collection

New York: American Art Association / Anderson Galleries, 1932.

58 pp. 27 Black and White. 8 x 11 Paperback in Very Good condition. Slight chipping to edges and spine. Item #BOOKS000730I

GWO 104. Sale #3968. O'Bannon says, "The April auction to liquidate the Benguiats indebtedness to the American Art Association. Most are classical carpets, many now in museum collections." From the title page: Rare Eastern Carpets of the XVI and XVII Centuries, A Magnificent Royal Persian Animal Carpet, the 'Marquand' Imperial Persian Rug, 'Polonaise' Gold- and Silver-Woven Court Rugs, Royal Ispahans, Oushaks, and Imperial Lahores, Silk-Woven Persian and Indian Examples, Egyptian, 'Damascus', and Chinese Rugs, A Rare Louis XIV Savonnerie Carpet, A XVI Century Veneto-Perse Velvet Fragment, Also Spanish Renaissance Examples.

Price: $125.00

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