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This page is designed to share with you events and Museum visits and illustarte the best collections of rare rugs, carpets, tapestries and textiles I have personally viewed. I hope you will find it useful and educational. The descriptions of each item, if available, is folowing each photo or group of photos. If you comments to improve this site or you have your suggestions of adding your own experience to this site I will be happy to share the page with you. Your comments are highly appreciated and welcomed.



Augusta Auction, April 2015

Rare textile s and costumes

Christies Auction June 2015

Nice collection of Chinese carpets

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Great collection of rugs and tapestries with special events exhibitions.

Cooper Hewit Design Museum, NY

Very interesting museum, I found there some nice textiles.

National Art Museum , Washington DC

Few nice tapestries but could not find any carpets.

Textile Museum, Washington

I had the privilege of attending the opening night. A remarkable event.

ICOC Dealers Exhibition 2015

My first visit at ICOC and I enjoyed it.

Christies NY Elsworth Collection Outsanding Chinese sale with many interesting carpets.
The Cloisters Museum, NYC The cloisters museum is a must see for its magnificent tapestries.
Sotheby New York, Oct 2015 An exceptional sale that included few period items including a unique Polonaise rug.
Old Westbury Gardens A magnificent mansion in Long Island NY with some interesting carpets.
United Nations Building NY There are some very nice rugs and carpets exhibited in this building.
Sothebys New York, NOV 2014 Some nice European carpets. Not very impressive
Christies NY, Dec 2014 The Exceptional Sale with throughly exceptional Chinese carpet.
Masada Museum, Israel Masada Museum at the Dead Sea in Israel includes exhibition of rare early textiles.
Saint Louis Museum The magnificent Ballard Collection at the St Louis Museum