On The Square

A celebration of contemporary, vintage, and antique rugs and carpets!

By Derek Koffi-Ziter

Feb 15,2023 | 10:00 EST

The End of Winter Auction of Exceptional Rugs by 1stbid.com is a highly anticipated event for rug enthusiasts and collectors around the world. It is a celebration of the finest in rug craftsmanship and design, with a curated selection of contemporary, vintage, and antique rugs and carpets that are sure to impress buyers with a discerning eye for quality and style.


As a premiere auction venue, 1stbid.com has spent the past year carefully curating a collection of classic and contemporary rugs that are unmatched in their beauty and craftsmanship. The February 26th auction is a testament to this dedication, featuring a diverse range of formal, tribal, modernist, and collectible pieces from all corners of the world.

One of the highlights of this auction is the selection of room-size Persian and Oriental carpets from the 19th and 20th centuries, including some of the most sought-after pieces such as Heriz, Tabriz, Sarouk, and Bakhshaish. These rugs are known for their intricate designs, rich colors, and unparalleled quality, and are highly coveted by collectors and enthusiasts around the world.


In addition to these classic pieces, the auction also features a vast collection of vibrant and colorful 19th-century Caucasian scatter rugs, Persian and Turkish silk rugs, tribal pieces of various sizes, and fine European rugs including Savonnerie and vintage Swedish flat weaves. Each rug is a testament to the skill and creativity of the weavers who made them, and will add an extra layer of elegance and sophistication to any space.

One of the most exciting pieces in this auction is the French Art Deco Mebe Miro design rug, which is a true masterpiece of rug-making. This rug is a rare and highly sought-after piece that is sure to attract the attention of advanced collectors and stylish designers alike. It is a testament to the rich history and heritage of rug-making, and a tribute to the timeless beauty and elegance of Art Deco design.


This auction presents a unique opportunity to acquire top-grade antique, vintage, contemporary, and collectible pieces at dealer prices. Whether you are looking for fine Persian silks or expressive Moroccans made from thick tribal wool, 1stbid.com has offerings that cater to a range of interiors and decorating themes. The selection of traditional 19th and early 20th-century pieces is particularly strong, and will appeal to those who appreciate the beauty and craftsmanship of rugs that have stood the test of time.


We invite you to join us on February 26th to witness this exceptional display of rug craftsmanship and design. It is an opportunity to own elegant art-level weavings that will add an extra layer of sophistication and style to your space. With a passion for excellence, 1stbid.com is dedicated to providing the best auction experience for rug enthusiasts around the world, and we look forward to sharing our love of rugs and carpets with you.


Derek Koffi-Ziter | Social Media and Content Manager at Bidsquare

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