Orientalist Pictures & Works of Art
11 May 2009, starting at 19:00 GST.

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Rudolph Swoboda (II) (Austrian, 1859-1914) The Carpet Seller
Sold for £826,400 (US$ 1,413,049) inc. premium
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Odön Tull (Hungarian, 1870-1911) Before the Mosque, Tunisia

An impressive French late 19th century parcel-gilt and polychrome patina white metal life-size figure of an Oriental lady attributed to Gaston Veuvenot Leroux, French (1854-1942)

Adrien de Witte (Belgian, 1850-1935) Rêverie

An Ottoman silk lampas weave Kiswah Fragment Cairo, circa 1930

A fine Ottoman silk lampas weave Kiswah Fragment Egypt, early 20th Century

An Ottoman metal-thread embroidered silk Kiswah Fragment 19th Century

Fabio Fabbi (Italian, 1861-1946) Celebrating the feast

A large Austrian cold-painted polychrome-decorated cast-iron plaque

An Ottoman metal-thread embroidered silk Hanging included in the official Egyptian Pilgrimage Procession (Mihmal) to the Hijaz, lead by Rif'at Pasha dated AH 1321/ AD 1903-04

An Ottoman metal-thread embroidered silk Hanging presented to the Tomb of the Prophet in AH 1323/ AD 1905-6 Period of Sultan Abdulhamid II, son of Abdul Majid I (reigned AH 1293-1327/ AD 1876-1909)

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