Antique Barberini Tapestries

Barberini Tapestries Reborn from the Ashes

Barberini Tapestries Shine Again Beautifully restored from severe damage caused by a fire, the Barberini tapestries made their big debut yesterday evening at the fourth largest Christian church in the world. And the Nazmiyal team was ever grateful to witness it. Reaching nearly 16 feet in height, the restoration of these woven baroque works of […]

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Antique Carpets Reminiscient of Rococo Paintings

Antique Carpets reminiscent of Rococo Paintings The following are three exquisite antique carpets from Nazmiyal’s collection inspired by three highlights from The Morgan Library’s latest exhibition of Rococo works, up through May 14th, 2017. The subtle pairings of palette and context bring together these three pairings harmoniously. 1. Oversized Antique French Savonnerie Rug, circa: 1900 […]

Flying Rugs by David Schorr

Artist, David Schorr, explores the ‘flying rugs’ of his childhood.

Flying rugs are a common childhood dream, look into the history of yours. Throughout time children that have grown up with great Persian rugs have similar attachments to the rug. Imagination and history create this bond, eliciting happy memories and a nostalgia for the past. Most notably, the belief that their rugs are magical flying rugs, taking […]

Embargo Lifted On Persian Rugs In Iran

Breaking News: Embargo on Persian Rugs Lifted

Embargo on Persian Rugs Lifted in Iran has Changed Everything The embargo on Persian rugs lifted in Iran has made it easier for collectors to buy and sell these beautiful rugs to individuals in other countries who appreciate and cherish their beautiful qualities. Previously, Persian carpets were caught in the middle of an ongoing international struggle […]