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Antique, Vintage & Modern Rugs By Nazmiyal

Sun, Mar 13, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 4037

3 ANTIQUE CHINESE RUGS. 2 ft 4 in x 2 ft 4 in (0.71 m x 0.71 m).

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $100
$1,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
Property of a Boston collector

3 ANTIQUE CHINESE RUGS. 2 ft 4 in x 2 ft 4 in (0.71 m x 0.71 m).

Small Square Size Antique Chinese Rug, Origin: China, Circa: 1900 – Strong indigo blue details offset the luxurious saffron-yellow field of this Chinese rug along with complementary accents in apricot pink and subtle earth tones, making it as beautiful to behold today as it was upon its initial weaving over one hundred years ago. Chinese rugs have long been considered to be unique and highly desirable in the Western world, so much so that many antique Chinese pieces on the market today were designed with Western tastes in mind. That the rugs produced in the China of old were admired enough to justify an entire industry of Western-specific rugs is a loud testament to their incredible beauty and enduring artistic achievement.

Beautiful Small Square Scatter Size Antique Chinese Rug, Origin: China, Circa: 1900 – A central medallion woven with a combination of neutrals and blue accents enhance the buff-colored field. Line-based guard-bands and formal-lotus blossom borders interspersed with botanical motifs frame the carpet field. Like many of the finest antique Chinese pieces, this particular rug boasts an impeccable workmanship and a timeless elegance and sophistication. Emerging from one of the oldest and proudest rug making traditions anywhere in the world, this sensational rug is representative of the heights of artistic achievement accomplished by the most talented rug-makers of China. Timelessly elegant, this antique Chinese rug is not to be missed.

Beautiful Floral Square Small Scatter Size Antique Chinese Rug, Origin: China, Circa: Late 19th Century – Antique Chinese rugs and carpets are among the most intriguing and important styles of all antique Oriental rugs. Unique creations that beautifully communicate some of the more important ideas of the people responsible for weaving them, antique Chinese carpets offer unique insight into a complex culture. The enduring beauty of this small scatter size antique Chinese rug is a testament to the artistic abilities of the crafts-men who are responsible for its original composition over one hundred years ago. Detailed borders decorated with lotus blossoms and re-curved vine-scrolls continue the indigo, camel and ivory color scheme used throughout the field. Line-based borders and traditional guard-bands featuring a series of constellation motifs frame the field of this elegant small square size rug. A timeless work of art from a bygone era, this beautiful antique Chinese rug, offers potential buyers an opportunity to own something truly magnificent.


All pieces are full pile and even. The ends on all pieces need to be secured. These pieces are clean. Please contact our rug experts at or call us for any questions you may have at 212.545.8029.

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