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Mezzanine Gallery (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York) hang tag; mid-20th century Country of origin; materials:
Turkey; cotton Dimensions (H, W, D):
115"l, 28"w (Note: Dimensions of rugs are approximate and have been rounded to the nearest inch.) Additional Information:
Rug from the villages of western Anatolia is made with local cotton due to the heat. Provenance: Personal collection of Saul Barodofsky, a retired expert in Turkish arts and culture. For over thirty years, his import firm Sun Bow Trading Co. provided most of the rugs sold in The Mezzanine Gallery Shop at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. In addition to running Sun Bow Trading from 1977 to 2018, Mr. Barodofsky's professional career included personally selecting rugs and artifacts for major US collections and co-founding an educational site on collectible weavings. Ages and origins of rugs are provided by the consignor, with our gratitude for their time and expertise. Bidder FAQs:
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May 2023 Modern & Contemporary Art, Design & Luxury
very good, minor wear consistent with age and light use All bidders in our auctions should be aware of the following:
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