Collection Value of Handmade Carpet
An 8-foot-9, 6-foot-5, hand-woven rug sold at sotheby's recently for a record $33.765 million. It was revealed that the anonymous collector who bought the carpet was from China.Affected by the international and domestic market of carpet auction, the artistic value and investment value of carpet have been more and more concerned by investors, and the transaction price has also presented a rising trend.
At the moment, carpets from Iran are the best sellers on the market, while similar carpets from Turkey, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India are known collectively as Persian carpets."These Persian rugs emphasize hand-knitted, hand-woven Persian rugs that professional weavers learn from seven or eight years of age until they are marriageable.Due to the emphasis on hand-weaving, it takes 14-18 months to complete a traditional Persian rug.
"From the collection point of view, the genuine hand-made Persian carpet is undoubtedly one of the most valuable art collections."Zhao wenbo, President of the tianjin folk collection association, said some antique Persian rugs can fetch millions of dollars in auctions at home and abroad.
Antique Persian carpets can be sold for $3 million, and Afghan hand-made carpets can be sold for hundreds of thousands of dollars. Even contemporary hand-made carpets can be sold for tens of thousands of yuan or even hundreds of thousands of yuan under the premise of exquisite craftsmanship and exquisite materials.
The three most famous carpets in the world are from Persia, China and Turkey.Of all the variety of carpets in the family, the Persian carpet known as "the Rolls-Royce of carpets" is undoubtedly the most admired by carpet collectors.
In addition, the hand-made carpets are made of pure hand-made, mostly of pure wool and silk. They are made through more than a dozen processes, such as pattern design, color matching, dyeing yarn, upper warp, manual knotting, flat blanket, sheet blanket, wash blanket, throwing shear and dressing.Dozens of colors can be harmonically combined.Choosing a compact carpet can extend the life of the carpet for decades and centuries.
Yuxiang carpet inherits the millennium culture, spreads the Persian civilization to take the responsibility, to let the Chinese weaving go to the world as the goal, devotes to the hand-made silk carpet production and the sale.The hand-made silk carpets produced by them are of high use value and collection value.