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More wonderful pictures of in-situ rugs

In this modern North London apartment, the designers have magically blended old and new with gorgeous colours, patterns and materials. This home has the wonderful combination of classic and contemporary.                  

Antique carpets for a lovely new home.

Beautiful antique carpets for a lovely home in the south of England We recently had the privilage of working with this wonderful client in the South of England, fitting some exquisite pieces in their beautifully decorated home.       …

Seasons Greetings 2020

    To our dear friends, colleagues and customers, As we come to the end of a very challenging year we wish you all good health, happiness and success for 2021.   With very best wishes Leon Sassoon and the team …

Parsua Contemporary Rugs – Luxury and Sustainable Development

    Edited by Galerie Chevalier: Luxury and Sustainable Development We hear daily “we must save the planet”, “our planet is burning” and other warnings justified for an imperative awareness. In 2001, when we created our rug brand, Parsua, we already …

Lapada

We are members of Lapada, the London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association. A selection of our extensive collection is available to view on their website www.lapada.org

Ivory ground Indian Agra carpet

Ivory ground Indan Agra Carpet circa 1880 New to our collection A fine and extremely rare late 19th century Indian Agra Carpet with a beautiful floral Moghul design in pastel colours on an ivory field. Hand knotted woollen pile, in …

Needlework carpet from the workshop of J M Pontremoli

A fine and rare early 20th century Needlework carpet from the workshop of J M Pontremoli. Polychrome woollen  hand worked stitches on canvas Dimensions: 287cm x 203cm / 9’4” x 6’7” In its original condition £9,000. Circa 1930 Jacques Moreno …

Caucasian Collection

Rugs woven in the Caucasus, the area between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea, north of Persia, enjoy universal popularity for their harmony of colour and geometrical designs. Appealing to western tastes they blend to both antique and modern …

SOHO TAPESTRIES

Two extremely rare early 18th century English Tapestries after David Teniers. Finely woven using silk and wool in the renowned Soho factory in London, circa 1720. ABOVE: “La Kermesse or Village Fete” The colourful scene consists of country folk carousing …