Antique Persian Carpets

The Sublime Beauty of Antique Mughal Rugs

17th Century Mughal Carpet

17th Century Mughal Carpet

The story of Mughal carpets began a century before Shah Jehan when his great-great-grandfather Babur descended from the harsh mountains of Afghanistan to conquer the lush plains of India and establish the long-lasting Mughal dynasty. But it was during the reign of Babur’s grandson Akbar, considered to be the greatest of all Mughal emperors, that carpet weaving really took root in India.

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How Eastern Rugs are Depicted in Western Paintings at the Met

A Young Woman and a Cavalier, by Nazmiyal

A Young Woman and a Cavalier

Nazmiyal Education Series – The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York has a fine collection of carpets from the east and paintings of oriental carpets in its archives. To the students and researchers of the history of oriental carpets as well as to the lovers of oriental carpets, the paintings may be of special interest as they depict their evolving role in the Western lifestyle.

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We Are Featured in Art Daily As The Global Antique Rug Source

Nazmiyal Antique Rugs Feautured In Art Daily

Nazmiyal Antique Rugs Feautured In Art Daily

In the world of art, antique Oriental rugs have historically been one of the most difficult items for most people to shop for. So how did the Nazmiyal Collection succeed in becoming the leading name in the world of antique rugs?

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Five Modern Designers Who Love Mid Century Vintage Rugs

Mid Century Rugs and Interiors By Nazmiyal New York

Mid Century Rugs and Interiors

The mid-century revival is in full swing, with mid century rugs and mod trappings are popping up in chic interiors everywhere. Going all-in is one approach to the trend, but others have different approaches, like incorporating a tasteful, representative piece from the past in an interior that’s all about today.

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Antique Rugs, Vintage Rugs and Antique Persian Rugs By Nazmiyal Rug Gallery in NYC

For Keen Consumers Who Expect Beautiful Antique Rugs For A Fair Value

The Nazmiyal Collection of antique rugs is a respected purveyor of fine and decorative antique carpets and vintage rugs. Our New York City antique Oriental rug gallery has become the go to source for customers from all over the world who expect a fair price and an excellent selection of antique oriental rugs.

The Nazmiyal Collection's antique carpet gallery has been in business since 1980. Over the past thirty years, we have been providing the highest quality service to buyers and collectors of antique rugs from all walks of life and from every corner of the globe. We work with and supply some of the best interior designers, consumers, antique rug dealers, antique rug collectors and auction houses across the world. Our educational approach to both the buying and the selling of antique Oriental rugs & vintage carpets, as well as our dedication to customer service and 100% satisfaction guaranteed, will ensure that our clients feel confident in every single purchase they make. We believe in offering great value for some of the rarest and most sought after pieces.

Appointments are strongly suggested if you would like to visit our antique rug gallery in person:

Our Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00am - 6:00pm

On Saturdays and Sundays our antique carpet experts may be available by appointment only.

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