1. Dorotheum Rug & Textile auction, 25 February 2014

    The auction ‘Oriental Carpets, Textiles and Tapestries’ at Vienna’s Palais Dorotheum on 25 February 2014 (4pm) offers a selection of pieces from many different countries.

  2. Grogan & Co February Auction

    As part of their February Auction, Massachusetts-based antique auctioneers Grogan & Company will be offering 77 lots of rugs, carpets and textiles.

  3. Art of the South Seas at Bonhams, San Francisco

    Bonhams Art of the South Seas auction in San Francisco on Sunday 9 February 2014 features an array of masks, shields, clubs, paddles and other South Seas artefacts. Amongst them, an incredible headband from Papua New Guinea constructed from multiple exoskeletons of the native Flower Beetle and woven plaited orchid stem, some decorated tapa bark-cloths,… Read more »

  4. Medieval Swiss tapestry sells for over £1million

    A medieval North Rhine tapestry dramatically surpassed its £40,000–£60,000 estimate, selling for over £1.2 million at Sotheby’s Arts of Europe sale, London, 3 December 2013.

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