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Saturday 09. May 2020 at 3 p.m.

168 Lots
    • Lot111
    • OriginCentral Asia, South Tibet
    • Dimensions58 x 63 cm
    • AgeFirst quarter 20th century
    • Estimate EUR400
    A seat mat. A two-tone seat cover woven only in yellow and red. A red shou symbol at the centre of the yellow field. A red swastika meander border. – Good condition, original selvedges, both ends somewhat reduced.
    • Lot112
    • OriginWest China
    • Dimensions139 x 64 cm
    • AgeMid 19th century
    • Estimate EUR1,600
    This saddle bottom rug is part of a set which includes the saddle top rug listed as lot 113. The two halves were woven separately and joined along the centre of the rug. The four small openings for the fastening straps are trimmed with leather. – Very good condition, high pile, original selvedges preserved.
    • Lot113
    • OriginWest China
    • Dimensions99 x 60 cm
    • AgeMid 19th century
    • Estimate EUR1,200
    This saddle top rug is part of a set which includes the saddle bottom rug listed as lot 112. It is rectangular in shape and smaller than the two-piece, trapezoid saddle bottom. The two rugs are identical in palette and ornamentation. Their rosewood fields are decorated with a lattice studded with flowers. A large circular medallion enclosing stems and five blossoms lies at the field centre of the saddle top rug, while each half of the saddle bottom rug shows the same medallion. The golden yellow borders are embellished with lively stems and large blossoms. - Very good condition, high pile, the original selvedges survive, both ends minimally reduced.
    • Lot114
    • OriginWest China
    • Dimensions74 x 76 cm
    • AgeFirst half 19th century
    • Estimate EUR950
    This small square seat cover originally belonged to one of the long bench runners which were produced in Ningxia as commissions for the Tibetan monasteries. They usually consist of a succession of square compartments identical in design and woven in one piece on a continuous warp. Often only sections of them survive. This piece shows a white blossom radially encircled by yellow leaves at the centre of a rosewood field. A water-and-waves border featuring Mount Meru surrounds the field. – Good condition, edged with a red fabric all around, backed with a light brown fabric.
    • Lot115
    • OriginCentral Asia, South Tibet
    • Dimensions120 x 57 cm
    • AgeCa. 1900
    • Estimate EUR1,200
    A saddle bottom rug composed of two trapezoid halves woven separately and joined at the centre. The red fields are each decorated with a brown floral medallion, stems and flowers. The very wide, sand-coloured central section has a hooked outline. The red main border displays flowering stems, rosettes and lotus blossoms. – Good condition, only slight signs of age and wear.
    • Lot116
    • OriginCentral Asia, South Tibet
    • Dimensions127 x 60 cm
    • AgeCa. 1900
    • Estimate EUR1,200
    A saddle bottom rug composed of two trapezoid halves woven separately and joined at the centre. The sand-coloured fields present a blue, floral circular medallion and flowering stems. The very wide, jade-green central section has a hooked outline. Flanked by an inner pearl border and meander border, the dark blue main border contains cloudbands, floral sprays, scrolls and containers. – Good condition, only slight signs of age and wear.

    Literature:
    HARRER, HEINRICH, MAUCH, PETER & FORD, JIM, Tibeter-Teppiche. Innsbruck 1987, ill. p. 27

    • Lot117
    • OriginNorth East China, Inner Mongolia
    • Dimensions134 x 66 cm
    • AgeEarly 20th century
    • Estimate EUR1,300
    A saddle bottom rug composed of two trapezoid halves. Two fo dogs and large lotus blossoms in the field, a dark blue border of flowering twigs. – Good condition, slight signs of wear along the edges.
    • Lot118
    • OriginCentral Asia, South Tibet
    • Dimensions124 x 58 cm
    • AgeCa. 1900
    • Estimate EUR1,200
    A saddle bottom rug composed of two trapezoid halves woven separately and joined at the centre. The light brown fields each contain a light red floral medallion and floral sprays; the very wide, dark red central section is decorated with hooks. Inner pearl border and meander border. The red main border shows flowering stems, cloudbands, scrolls and containers. – Good condition, only slight signs of age and wear along the edges.
    • Lot119
    • OriginCentral Asia, South Tibet
    • Dimensions120 x 60 cm
    • AgeLate 19th century
    • Estimate EUR850
    A saddle bottom rug made up of two trapezoid halves woven separately and joined at the centre by a purple fabric panel. A floral circular medallion and flowering stems adorn each of the blue-black fields. A very wide, light blue central section. A grey-green main border of stems and peony blossoms. – Good condition, only slight signs of age and wear. A purple strip of fabric has been attached all around.
    • Lot120
    • OriginCentral Asia, South Tibet
    • Dimensions137 x 73 cm
    • AgeCa. 1900
    • Estimate EUR950
    A saddle bottom rug composed of two trapezoid halves woven separately and joined at the centre. The midnight blue fields each contain a dragon medallion, small crosses and flowers. The green central section has a meandering outline. The red main border shows halved, offset confronting flowers as well as green diagonal bars with stepped outlines. - Good condition, only slight signs of age and wear along the edges.