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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 Persian Malayer Runner Rug 48342

Antique Persian Malayer Runner Rug 48342

This Week's Wednesday Wishlist: Antique Persian Malayer Runner Antique Persian Malayer Runner Rug-- 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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Persian Art: Farmanfarmaian Holds Solo Exhibition in NYC

Artist Monir Farmanfarmaian inspects the installation of one of her mirrored artworks at the Guggenhim Museum in NYC.

“I was a pretty Persian rug, an exotic find, so people invited me to things”  - Farmanfarmaian on her popularity in post-war American artists' circles. Persian Art Exhibit at Guggenheim Museum -- Persian artist Monir Farmanfarmaian, now over 90 years old, … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wishlist: Gorgeous Blue Vintage Moroccan Rug 48351

Vintage Moroccan Rug 48351 by Nazmiyal

This Week's Wednesday Wishlist is a lovely blue vintage Moroccan rug. Vintage Moroccan Rug-- 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, conceptual … Continue reading

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Book Review: “The Art of Space” by Mary Cook

The Art of Space by Mary Cook: Book Review Nazmiyal

Seven Fundamentals of Design to Help with Your Interior Design Projects Book Review: The Art of Space by Mary Cook -- Interior design is a subject that we here at Nazmiyal Collection think of as an art form. Each client that comes … Continue reading

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Holiday Gift Ideas for the Interior Design Obsessed

Holiday Gifts by Nazmiyal

Great Holiday Gifts for the Interior Design Junkies in Your Life. Holiday Gift Ideas by Nazmiyal -- It can be hard to find the perfect gifts for your loved ones during the holidays. If you have friends or family that … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wishlist: Vintage Western Tapestry by Christina Bergh

Christina Bergh at Nazmiyal

This week's Wishlist Wednesday Rug is a Vintage Western Tapestry by Christina Bergh Vintage Western Tapestry by Christina Bergh– Every Wednesday, The Nazmiyal Collection features one spectacular example of a hand-made vintage or antique rug from its vast catalog. We select each … Continue reading

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Nazmiyals November 6th Antique & Vintage Rug Auction

Antique & Vintage Rugs by Nazmiyal Auction

Antique and Vintage Rug Auction Nazmiyal Rug Auction: November 6th -- Autumn is a season of change – as the foliage is transformed and we trade in our swimsuits for sweaters, it feels as if we’re collectively turning over a new … Continue reading

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The Sublime Beauty of Mughal Carpets

Antique 17th Century Mughal Rug, Nazmiyal Collection

Mughal Carpets: A Beautiful Indian Tradition North India! Ah, that fertile ground for ill-fated love stories! When the fourth Mughal emperor Shah Jehan built the Taj Mahal to house the tomb of his favorite empress Mumtaz Mahal, he probably didn’t … Continue reading

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Antique Mazandaran Kilim Exhibit: The Beauty of Minimalism

Antique Persian Mazandaran Kilim

Online Exhibition Of Antique Mazandaran Kilim From the time they first became known to the West in the late 1990’s, the kilims of Mazandaran in Northern Iran have experienced a tremendous growth in popularity. Traditionally utilitarian pieces woven for everyday use, … Continue reading

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