The Fine Rugs and Carpets Auction

Sunday, June 12, 2022

The Fine Rugs and Carpets Auction on Sunday, June 12, featured a fine selection of collector’s rugs. The auction began with¬†thirty-five rugs from the estate of the legendary art and antiques dealer, Peter Tillou of Litchfield, Connecticut, and ended with a¬†collection of nearly sixty rugs from Dr. Douglas M. and Nelda K. Lay of Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

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Auction Highlights

Lot 70A

Serapi Carpet, Persia, last quarter 19th century

Sold: $28,750

 

Lot 6

Yellow Ground Kuba Rug, Caucasus, ca. 1875,

Sold: $16,250

Lot 11

Kuba Corridor Carpet, Caucasus, ca. 1875

Sold: $28,125

Lot 12

North West Persian Gallery Carpet, ca. 1800

Sold: $16,250

Lot 5

Shirvan Rug, Caucasus, ca. 1900

Sold: $8,750

Lot 18

Talish Rug, Caucasus, last quarter 19th century

Sold: $11,250

Virtual Exhibition

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Additional Information

The exhibition for The Fine Rugs and Carpets Auction will be held by appointment only at our Charles Street gallery from Monday, June 6 – Saturday, June 11. Please contact the gallery to schedule your visit.

If you would like to receive a complimentary, fully illustrated print catalogue for The Fine Rugs and Carpets Auction, please contact us.

Due to Covid-19, there will be no in-person attendance at The Fine Art and Jewelry Auction. We invite you to participate in one of the following ways:

Bid Live Online: The auction will be live-streamed on our website so you can see and hear the auctioneer as you bid live from your computer or mobile device. In order to bid live, you will need to register for the auction. Once you have registered, you will be able to enter the live sale through the online catalogue on auction day.

Telephone Bid: We have limited telephone lines available for those who prefer not to bid online. Leave a telephone bid.

Absentee Bid: If you are unable to participate live on sale day, you may leave absentee bids through our website. In order to leave absentee bids, you will need to register for the auction. Once you have registered, you may leave absentee bids through the online catalogue.