Oushak Rugs

The carpet weaving art has been continuously practiced in Oushak since at least the mid-15th century. Oushak is situated on the Gediz River about 100 miles inland from the Turkish west coast. Smyrna is its port city. Oushak rugs were among the first oriental pile carpets to reach Europe, and for centuries they have appeared in Old Master paintings in both religious and secular scenes. Oushak carpets have always been purely commercial and no Ottoman court workshop was ever established in that town. Sultans, Vizirs and Pashas did, however, employ Oushaks, usually of the grandest scale, in their household decor. Large Oushaks, mostly from the 18th century, with rows of prayer niches (saphs) were employed in great numbers in mosques in Istanbul and other Turkish cities. Today they have mostly been cut up to provide collector items.

The earliest surviving antique rugs are the "Holbein" pattern pieces, named after Hans Holbein the Younger, in whose paintings they frequently appear. They usual have dark blue, green or parti-colored grounds with two types of small repeating medallions. They were woven from about 1450 to 1520 and were superseded by the "Lotto" rugs, named after the Italian artist Lorenzo Lotto. These usually have warm madder red grounds and [...]

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No. 8983
Turkey, Early 20th Century
8 ft. x 13 ft. 9 in.
2.44 m x 4.19 m
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No. 30791
Turkey, 21st Century
10 ft. 1 in. x 14 ft. 6 in.
3.07 m x 4.42 m
$12,375
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No. 18045
Turkey, Mid-20th Century
3 ft. 3 in. x 13 ft. 8 in.
0.99 m x 4.17 m
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No. 29438
Turkey
11 ft. 11 in. x 19 ft. 3 in.
3.63 m x 5.87 m
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12 ft. 9 in. x 17 ft. 7 in.
3.89 m x 5.36 m
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13 ft. 1 in. x 16 ft. 4 in.
3.99 m x 4.98 m
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No. 27979
Turkey
12 ft. 3 in. x 17 ft. 9 in.
3.73 m x 5.41 m
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13 ft. 7 in. x 18 ft. 3 in.
4.14 m x 5.56 m
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No. 28331
Turkey, 21st Century
8 ft. 2 in. x 11 ft.
2.49 m x 3.35 m
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No. 29254
Turkey, Mid-20th Century
11 ft. x 13 ft. 10 in.
3.35 m x 4.22 m
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No. 27634
Turkey, Early 20th Century
11 ft. 2 in. x 13 ft. 7 in.
3.40 m x 4.14 m
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No. 25900
Turkey, Early 20th Century
14 ft. 2 in. x 22 ft. 9 in.
4.32 m x 6.93 m
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No. 28343
Turkey, 21st Century
7 ft. 1 in. x 9 ft. 8 in.
2.16 m x 2.95 m
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No. 30200
Turkey, 21st Century
12 ft. 9 in. x 18 ft. 9 in.
3.89 m x 5.72 m
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No. 29128
Turkey
9 ft. 7 in. x 11 ft. 11 in.
2.92 m x 3.63 m
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12 ft. 9 in. x 16 ft. 11 in.
3.89 m x 5.16 m
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13 ft. 6 in. x 18 ft. 7 in.
4.11 m x 5.66 m
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5 ft. 1 in. x 13 ft. 1 in.
1.55 m x 3.99 m
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12 ft. 8 in. x 12 ft. 9 in.
3.86 m x 3.89 m
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13 ft. 2 in. x 14 ft. 4 in.
4.01 m x 4.37 m
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No. 29422
Turkey
8 ft. 6 in. x 14 ft. 5 in.
2.59 m x 4.39 m
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13 ft. 7 in. x 23 ft. 9 in.
4.14 m x 7.24 m
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16 ft. x 19 ft.
4.88 m x 5.79 m
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12 ft. 5 in. x 15 ft. 4 in.
3.78 m x 4.67 m
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No. 29423
Turkey, Early 20th Century
13 ft. x 14 ft. 11 in.
3.96 m x 4.55 m
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14 ft. 11 in. x 20 ft. 1 in.
4.55 m x 6.12 m
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No. 8192
Turkey, Early 20th Century
10 ft. x 13 ft.
3.05 m x 3.96 m
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14 ft. 4 in. x 17 ft. 8 in.
4.37 m x 5.38 m
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12 ft. 9 in. x 14 ft. 11 in.
3.89 m x 4.55 m
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6 ft. 1 in. x 13 ft. 5 in.
1.85 m x 4.09 m
$9250
$7,400
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