Eine Sammlung Orientalischer Teppiche: Beitrage zur Geschichte des orientalischen Teppichs an Hand von 47 durch die Persische-Teppich-Gesellschaft gesammelten Knupfarbeiten der letzten 4 Jarhhunderts
Price: 29.70 USD
Berlin: Scarabaeus-Verlag, 1923. Cream and flecked paper boards, light brown leather spine with rings and gilt letters; gilt top edges; unpaginated, 47 BW plates, 4 color plates, plus sundry BW illus. in text. Text is in German. Considers a collection of 47 oriental rugs, as collected by a Persian Carpet Society. Begins with an introduction; then the annotated and illustrated catalogue proceeds through each one of the 47 rugs. Please note that this is an original hardbound copy of the book. G- (Ex-library owned, with label on spine and few interior marks on outermost pages; outer spine is substantially worn along all edges and rings, with some missing material at top front; plate pages have light tanning; text and plates are clear.).