Yearly Archives: 2009

An Antique Rug Gallery Intern’s Afterthoughts

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Working at an Antique Rug Gallery Antique Rug Gallery - What are you doing this summer? Generally, that is one of the first questions asked to a college student. Response: "I am an intern at an antique rug gallery." Usually … Continue reading

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Rug Trends and Investing in Antique Carpets

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Rug trends and trends in the antique carpet industry Rug Trends - I was asked by a young collector about recent rug trends in the antique rug industry and thought it would be nice to share some of my thoughts. … Continue reading

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Decorative Antique Rugs and Carpets: From Floor Covering to the Wall

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Decorative Antique Rugs Decorative Antique Rugs - Often when discussing art the topic lingers on paintings and perhaps the odd sculpture.The focus remains on hanging art: objects seen but not used. This western conceptualization of art overlooks the artistic qualities … Continue reading

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