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New Subtext:16th century Isfahan Carpet Tops Sotheby’s Curatorial Auction Selling at $1.93 million

Antique Oriental Carpet Tops Sotheby’s Curatorial Auction

Jan David Winitz, an eminent art dealer who specializes in antique Oriental rugs, today commented that the sale of a 16th century Isfahan Persian carpet for nearly three times its high estimate was another indication that art collectors continued to focus on the "best of the best."