Asian Art :: Iran

The Yakob 'Polonaise' carpet

IRAN, ISFAHAN
Savafid period, reign of Shah Abbas 1, 1587-1629

The Yakob 'Polonaise' carpet

c.1625-30, Isfahan region

silk pile with brocading in silver thread

266.5 x 164.0 cm

Gift of William Bowmore AO OBE through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2000

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

20004A179

Currently on display in Gallery 19B