Antique Persian saddlebag, Shiraz, 19th Century, natural dyes, good condition, one of two. Both of these bags are notable for the silkiness of the wool and the high saturation of the dyes.
Daniel Simhon Fine Art
Antique Shirvan Kilim (19th Century) in excellent condition, measuring 61" by 125", all natural dyes, very fine weave, original sides and ends. We also currently have antique kilims from the Kuba area of the Caucasus, from North West Persia, from the Veramin area (eye dazzler), from the Malatya area of Anatolia, etc. We also have a few jajims in stock. Please inquire.
Antique hand-made Kashmiri square shawl, Dogra period (1846-1877), with fringe borders embroidered with botehs (paisley design), in good condition, some damage to the small black center.
Antique Kurdish bagface, first quarter of the 20th Century, in excellent condition and with natural dyes. Beautiful gold border, dark brown ground.
Antique Jaffa Kurd bagface, first quarter of the 20th Century, in excellent condition with full pile and natural dyes.
Antique N.W. Persian saddlebag, made into a pillow but complete with flat weave back. It dates from the first quarter of the 20th century, and is in excellent condition.
Antique Turkish runner, Konya area, probably Kurdish made, second half of the 19th Century. It features a series of four panel with alternating red and green grounds; extra end panels with mirhabs; and animal and human figures in each of the square panels. It probably dates from the 1870's. The dimensions are: 51" x 183". Natural dyes, very old repairs to the pile, good condition.
Antique (3rd quarter of the 19th century)Veramin or North West Persian long bag face (25" x 34"), very nice condition, with beautiful natural dyes. For the discerning collector of tribal Persian rugs and trappings.
Original colour woodblock print by Bertha Boynton Lum (American/ 1879-1954). It is titled "Chufu, Birthplace of Confucius", dates from 1924, and is signed in pencil L.R. In frame, and not examined outside of frame.
Daniel Simhon Fine Art
Antique Anatolian saddle bags, Malatya, Kurdish (19th century) complete pair, slit tapestry with wrapped outline wefts; soumak guard stripes; wool warp and weft, some silk highlights. In good overall condition. We also currently have a second complete pair of Malatya saddle bags in good condition, dating from the first quarter of the century. Please inquire.
Large original oil on canvas (30" x 40") by Charles Levier (French-American/ born 1920). This painting dates from circa 1960, and is in excellent condition. New frame.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #44470 (stock #1314)
Extremely rare Haviland double vase, circa 1870, with Barbizon style paintings on both sides, signed with artist's cipher under glaze and with paper label. The artist's monogram is for Emile-Justin Merlot (1839-1900), one of the artists sponsored by C.E. Haviland in his artist's studio to experiment with painting on ceramic. Merlot is known for landscapes and is listed in Benezit, and in other reference works. The vase is numbered and signed on the bottom...