Mohtashem Pictorial Rugs
Motashem Kashan Pictorial Rug d. 1912
inscribed and dated, with two inscription cartouches, one reading : “From the workshop (or factory) of His excellency Mr ‘Abd al-Baqi, the Kashani merchant”; the other reading: “For His excellency the Gracious, the most Glorious, the most Generous Mr Mirza (?) … May my soul be sacrificed for him, the year 1330/(1911-12)”
184 by 130cm., 6ft. by 4ft. 3in.
Motashem Kashan Rug Jesus, Mary and Gabriel C. 1900
212 by 134cm., 7ft. by 4ft. 5in.
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