EUROPEAN CARPETS

Goods CARPETS / RUGSRUNNERS
  • Swedish ' Riya ' rug • 1960s
    Swedish ' Riya ' rug • 1960s

    Size: 158 x 98cm

  • Early Donegal oversize carpet with green field • circa 1900
    Early Donegal oversize carpet with green field • circa 1900

    Size: 620 x 475cm / 22ft 4” x 15ft 7”
    This carpet has been reduced in length
    RESERVED

  • Swedish ' Riya ' rug • 1960s
    Swedish ' Riya ' rug • 1960s

    Size: 130 x 73cm

  • Swedish rya carpet by Hemslojden handicraft , Jönköping • circa 1935
    Swedish rya carpet by Hemslojden handicraft , Jönköping • circa 1935

    Provenance: Ernst Hartmann for his mansion in Jönköping
    305 x 193 cm

  • Detail from Brussels weave carpet strips in Art Nouveau manner • circa 1900
    Detail from Brussels weave carpet strips in Art Nouveau manner • circa 1900
  • Swedish design readicut type rug possibly English • mid 20th cent
    Swedish design readicut type rug possibly English • mid 20th cent

    Size: 220 x 120 cm / 7ft x 4” (approx)

  • Portuguese needlepoint Arraiolos carpet with animal design • first half 20th cent
    Portuguese needlepoint Arraiolos carpet with animal design • first half 20th cent

    Size: 340 x 300cm / 11ft x 10ft (approx)
    ON CONSIGBMENT

  • British 'Readicut' runner in Art Deco manner • probably about 1950
    British 'Readicut' runner in Art Deco manner • probably about 1950

    Size: 295 x 90cm / 9ft 6” x 3ft 3”

  • French Aubusson flatweave tapestry carpet • mid 19th cent
    French Aubusson flatweave tapestry carpet • mid 19th cent

    826 x 660cm
    Currently in restoration

  • Small British Readicut Art Deco rug • mid 20th cent
    Small British Readicut Art Deco rug • mid 20th cent

    140 x 74 cm
    Home made rugs were a post WWII phenominum as there was a shortage of carpeting after the war effort and in continued rationing. 1945 - 1953. Designs survived from 1930s. Readicut rugs are made using a special latch hook tool to form a symmetricalTurkish knot. The Readicut company survives to this day.

  • French Savonnerie carpet • circa 1900
    French Savonnerie carpet • circa 1900

    Size: 742 x 447cm
    Provenance: William Waldorf Astor, 3rd Viscount Astor ( 1906 - 1966 ) Cliveden, Berkshire

  • Austrian oversize raspberry colour carpet in a 19th cent baroque manner • 19th cent
    Austrian oversize raspberry colour carpet in a 19th cent baroque manner • 19th cent

    Size: 570 x 400cm / 18ft 9” x 13ft 2”

  • Donegal oversize carpet in the Ushak manner • first quarter 20th cent • provenance Perez & Co.
    Donegal oversize carpet in the Ushak manner • first quarter 20th cent • provenance Perez & Co.

    Size: 554 x 340cm / 18ft 2” x 11ft 2”

  • Spanish oversize carpet • 19/20 cent • condition A/F
    Spanish oversize carpet • 19/20 cent • condition A/F

    Size: 556 x 467cm / 18ft 3” x 15ft 4”
    Ref: #11448

  • Spanish Los Alpujarras region of Grenada looped pile rug ( af ) • 18th cent or possibly earlier
    Spanish Los Alpujarras region of Grenada looped pile rug ( af ) • 18th cent or possibly earlier

    The rug has survived in part as complete dimensions with losses and is conserved onto a linen mount

  • Portuguese Arraiolos needlework carpet • mid 20th cent
    Portuguese Arraiolos needlework carpet • mid 20th cent

    Size: 401 x 231cm / 13ft 2” x 7ft 6”
    Corroded in black areas

  • Redicut" knotted rug • probably 1950s
    Redicut" knotted rug • probably 1950s

    Size: 142 x 70cm / 4ft 8” x 2ft 3”