Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
DoneSat, Apr 6, 2013 5:00 PM GMT
WOVENSOULS ANTIQUE TEXTILES & ART: TIBET+ASIA
ABOUT THE AUCTION Important examples of antique traditional textiles & cultural art from Tibet, Ladakh, Bhutan, Golden Triangle, Borneo & India are on offer at this 'online only' auction. About a dozen lots on offer including Himalayan Peraks, a Beaded Attapeu Body Cloth and textile Patta Chitra paintings are of Museum quality & condition. Also on offer are collectibles such as rare Tibetan headdresses, a Persian ceremonial shield, a Bhutan Kera, rare Dayak textiles and painted textile murals.
All lots are from the Wovensouls Collection.... ABOUT WOVENSOULS Wovensouls is an online gallery established in 2004. The collection focuses on antique textiles, antique tribal jewelry and antique folk art. The client list includes important world class museums, internationally known art institutions, well-known dealers of textile art and individual collectors. The owner-collector is also engaged in non-academic study projects about cultural traditions and ethnic arts and regularly contributes articles to specialist media. Recent engagements include textile related talks at the Asian Civilisations Museum (for docents) and at Esplanade Theatres in Singapore. Wovensouls is registered in Singapore. ...