Meisterstucke Orientalischer Knupfkunst

[Berlin]: n.d. [1922?]. Hardcover. Two small cloth portfolio volumes of unbound plates -- Mappe I & II. Each volume contains 60 unbound color plates or rugs with captions on front and text on back in German. 19cm. Mappe I has the plate list but it is lacking in Mappe II. A folding map with an advertisement for the author's "Der Orientteppich" is also found in the first volume. The paper portfolio flaps are worn and a flap or 2 is missing. Contents sound and clean. German text. A popular work on Oriental rugs. This set lacks the separate text volume. An English-language edition was also published ("Masterpieces of Oriental Rugs"). Good. Item #84666

Price: $70.00

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