Nazmiyal Antique Rugs and Vintage Carpet Blog

Exhibition Spotlight: China, Through the Looking Glass at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

China, Through the Looking Glass at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

View China, Through the Looking Glass at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, now through August 16th China, Through the Looking Glass at the Met Museum -- Since European explorers first landed on the shores of Far East Asia in the … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wishlist: Antique Caucasian Kilim 48420

Antique Caucasian Kilim 48420

This week's Wednesday Wishlist rug is a gorgeous antique Caucasian kilim with a lovely tribal design. Antique Caucasian Kilim 48420 -- Every Wednesday, The Nazmiyal Collection features one spectacular example of a hand-made vintage or antique rug from its vast catalog. We … Continue reading

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Nazmiyal Acquires Rare 18th Century Caucasian Animal Carpet

18th Century Caucasian Rug with Animal Design 48413

Rare 18th Century Animal Carpet Now Available at Nazmiyal 18th Century Caucasian Animal Carpet -- Animal print never goes out of style. Clothes, curtains, footwear, handbags and carpets richly adorned with animals have been popular since ancient times. In the past, kings … Continue reading

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Hamptons Style: 10 Tips to Make Your Home Feel Like a Chic Beach Retreat

Hamptons Style by Nazmiyal

Hamptons Beach Style by Nazmiyal Collection Hamptons Beach Style -- Happy Memorial Day Weekend from Nazmiyal Collection! We hope that many of you will be celebrating the warmer days with friends. Nothing beats a seashore retreat for Memorial Day weekend, but … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wishlist: Vintage Swedish Kilim 48429

Vintage Swedish Kilim 48429

This Week's Wednesday Wishlist Rug is Vintage Swedish Kilim 48429 Vintage Swedish Kilim 48429 -- Every Wednesday, The Nazmiyal Collection features one spectacular example of a hand-made vintage or antique rug from its vast catalog. We select each piece based on its aesthetic beauty, … Continue reading

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Art Review: Andy Warhol’s Soup Cans at MoMA

Andy Warhol "Soup Cans" at MoMA

Andy Warhol's Soup Cans at MoMA, On View Now Through Oct. 18, 2015 In 1962, a commercial illustrator and an aspiring artist named Andy Warhol held his first solo painting exhibition at the Ferus Gallery in Los Angeles. Today, that exhibition … Continue reading

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Moroccan Berber Tribes: Rug Making History & Traditions

Moroccan Berber Women

The History of Moroccan Berber Carpet Weaving Moroccan Berber Carpet Weaving History -- The Berber people of North Africa have a long and illustrious tradition of making fine hand-woven rugs and carpets. The Berbers, who also call themselves Amazigh, or Imazighen in … Continue reading

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The Most Expensive Painting Ever Sold, by Picasso

Women of Algiers (Version O) by Picasso

Picasso Painting Breaks Record for Most Expensive Artwork Sold -- The art world achieved a new record on Monday night, as the painting Women of Algiers (Version O) by Pablo Picasso sold at Auction for $179 million at Christie's in … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wishlist: Antique Garden of Paradise Persian Carpet 48340

Detail of Field, Antique Garden of Paradise Persian Carpet 48340

This Week's Wednesday Wishlist: Antique Garden of Paradise Persian Carpet 48340 Antique Garden of Paradise Persian Carpet -- Every Wednesday, The Nazmiyal Collection features one spectacular example of a hand-made vintage or antique rug from its vast catalog. We select each piece based on … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wishlist: Lovely Vintage Art Nouveau Rug by Wilton 48330

Vintage Art Nouveau Wilton Carpet 48330

This Week's Wednesday Wishlist: Vintage Art Nouveau Rug by Wilton Vintage Art Nouveau Rug by Wilton -- Every Wednesday, The Nazmiyal Collection features one spectacular example of a hand-made vintage or antique rug from its vast catalog. We select each piece based on … Continue reading

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