The J. Paul Getty Museum

Persian Carpet

Not currently on view

Object Details

Title:

Persian Carpet

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Achaemenid (Persian)

Place:

Herat, Isfahan, Persia (Place Created)

Date:

late 16th century

Medium:

Wool

Object Number:

78.DC.91

Dimensions:

312.4 × 787.4 cm (123 × 310 in.)

See more

See less

Provenance
Provenance
- 1962

Hagop Kevorkian, Armenian, 1872 - 1962

1962 - 1969

Kevorkian Foundation [sold, Sotheby's, London, December 5, 1969, lot 20, to J. Paul Getty]

1969 - 1976

J. Paul Getty, American, 1892 - 1976 (Sutton Place, Surrey, England), upon his death, held in trust by the estate.

1976 - 1978

Estate of J. Paul Getty, American, 1892 - 1976, distributed to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1978.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
The Kevorkian Foundation Collection of Rare and Magnificent Oriental Carpets (October 8, 1966 to November 12, 1967)
  • Dallas Museum of Art (Dallas), October 8 to November 27, 1966
  • Brooklyn Museum (Brooklyn), April 23 to May 28, 1967
  • M. H. de Young Memorial Museum (San Francisco), July 23 to August 15, 1967
  • The Cleveland Museum of Art (Cleveland), September 20 to November 12, 1967
Bibliography