Antique Kurdish bagface or front, circa 1900, measuring 22" by 26", natural dyes, in good condition (full pile, good shiny wool, very saturated dyes, beautiful gold border, with small damage to one of the selvedges and bluish discoloration to some of the wool warps probably from outside source of unknown origin).
Antique Tibetan saddle cover in pristine condition, retaining its red felt border and blue backing cloth, measuring approximately 32" by 52". Difficult to date, probably circa 1920.
Antique Luri saddle bag (single bag), from the first quarter of the 20th century, good colors, in nice overall condition, silky soft wool, complete with striped flat woven back and closure system (loops missing). This bag measures 21" by 22" not including the back. This back features a nice ivory border and a very loose spontaneous design. For the sophisticated collector of Oriental rugs and trappings.
Antique Veramin Kurdish bag face or bag front, very unusual design, beautiful wool, natural dyes, circa 1900. This saddle bag front measures 1'9" by 2'2". It is in excellent condition.
Fine antique Caucasian Kuba Kilim, circa 1890, in very good condition. Good colors, natural dyes, and a great size: 8'9" by 4'6" (267cms by 137cms). Wool warps and wool surface. One of 3 kilims from the Caucasus and from this time period currently offered on this site.
Original pastel and mixed media on Canson paper by Paul Nabb (American, New York City, Mid-20th Century). This work measures roughly 20" by 26" and is currently in search of a frame. It is signed "Paul Nabb" lower center. Little is known about this artist, except that he exhibited at the Whitney in 1953. Nabb is listed in Who Was Who in American Art, and in Artprice.
Original watercolor by Jacob Landau (American, 1917-2001) in excellent condition. This painting is signed l.r. and bears various inscriptions on the reverse, including a title for the painting ("Dream Palace"). It appears to have belonged to the collection of the Moore College of Art and Design in Philadelphia, where Landau was born. This painting measures 15" by 20" (art alone) and 23" by 28" in its frame...
Original oil painting on canvas by Donald Litchfield (American, 1891-1966) in excellent condition. This painting measures 16" by 20" (painting alone) and is housed in an attractive Arts and Crafts style contemporary frame. It is signed l.l. "Litchfield". Donald Litchfield was born in England, where he received his early art education, but came to the US to study at the Arts Students League, and with Bridgman and Duffner...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1970 item #637259 (stock #2714)
Original mixed media on paper by Rinaldo Paluzzi (American/Spanish, born 1927) in excellent condition, offered in a fine gallery frame. This work 28" by 34" with the frame. It is signed l.r. and dated 1962. Rinaldo Paluzzi is known as a painter and a sculptor. He is well-listed in all the usual reference data bases and his work has been selling regularly at auctions in the US and in Europe...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1980 item #636889 (stock #2720)
Original acrylic painting on canvas mounted on board by Richard Hennessy (American, born 1941). This painting is offered in excellent condition. It measures 8.5" by 29" in its slender custom brass frame. It is signed Hennessy l.r and dated 75. It is also signed, dated (21 July 75), and titled "The Cave of Ali Baba" on the reverse. Hennessy is an abstract painter active in New York who has been a participant in the resurgence of Abstraction in the last few decades...
Fine antique Qashquai complete bag, with striped kilim back, good colors, soft shiny wool, in good overall condition. This beautiful bag measures 55cm by 100cm.
Wonderful star design Kurdish bagfront, 19th Century, with all natural dyes, in overall good condition (one small old professional repair, slight end reduction). Very floppy handle, good silky wool, unusual design both in field and border. This piece measures 24" by 26". Good collector piece.