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The  following are links to other sites that are recommended by us:

 

Wendy's Antique Shows: America's  finest antiques show since 1934

Noncommercial Sites

American Conference on Oriental Rugs - Association of American rug societies, with  conventions every two years.

Armenian Rugs and Carpets - Scholarly essay on the ethnographic history and significance of carpets in Armenia.

Center for the Study of Ancient Textiles- Site dedicated to archeological textiles, particularly clothing.

Hajji  Baba Club - World's  oldest oriental rug club, in New York.

HALI- English periodical devoted to oriental rugs, textiles, and Islamic Art.

International  Conference on Oriental Carpets - Organization dedicated to carpet and textile arts, with conventions  every three years, and books for sale.

Jozan - Noncommercial site with images and information about Persian rugs.

The  Persian Carpet Gallery -  A noncommercial site from Stanford University, with a history of  Persian carpets and examples of rugs from most regions of Iran.

RugLore - An informative site operated by Sam Gorden, an irascible, knowledgeable rug enthusiast.

Textile  Museum - Washington,  DC museum devoted to textile arts. Information on exhibitions, educational  programs, textile learning center, and shop.

Textiles Through Time - A collection of links to textile-related sites.

TurkoTek - A noncommercial site for collectors of textiles, especially tribal weavings from central  and western Asia. Active moderated discussion boards.

 

Commercial Sites

DEALERS

ANTIQUE FURNITURE

Antony Preston Antiques

Excellent Cotswold dealer in fine 18th and 19th century English and  Continental furniture and works of art.

Apollo Antiques

Comprehensive stock of fine antique English and Continental furniture, Arts & Crafts period furniture and 17th-19th century works of art.

Mary Helen McCoy

Fine French furniture, textiles, accessories, and antique lighting. Interior design services.

Christopher  Clarke Antiques

Dealer in period sculpture, furniture, needlework and other  interesting decorative objects from 1650-1850 England and Europe

Summers  Davis Antiques

Fine 17th to 19th century English and Continental furniture, objets  d'art and architectural antiques from this Oxfordshire dealer

Carswell Rush  Berlin

Dealer in important American furniture of the American Classical period (1800-1840)

Patrick  Sandberg Antiques

A large stock of good 18th and early 19th century English furniture, excelling in antique dining room furniture

Clinton Howell Antiques

Excellent Queen Anne, Georgian & Regency period English furniture  and works of art.¬  Antique giltwood mirrors is a forte.

M. Turpin

High quality late 17th to early 19th century English furniture and¬   decorations

Lennox Cato  Antiques

Edenbridge, Kent based dealer in fine antique furniture and works of art from England and Europe

Richard  Miles

Fine quality period English country house and colonial furniture and  objets d'art of the 18th and 19th centuries

Dickson & Rendall Antiques

London dealers in fine and decorative late 18th and early 19th century  English and Continental furniture

Alistair Sampson Antiques

17th & 18th century English antiques, including pottery, needlework, British School naive paintings and furniture

Chevertons of  Edenbridge

Extensive showrooms of English and Continental antique furniture, catering to the trade, decorators and collectors

Stair &  Company Ltd.

Very fine 18th and early 19th century English furniture, lighting and  decorative objects

HRW  Antiques

Georgian, Regency and Victorian English and 19th century Continental  furniture and decorative objects, including lighting, paintings, watercolours  and sculpture.

Thomas Kerr  Antiques

Fine & decorative French furniture and works of art from the 17th to 19th centuries, including commodes, armoires, bergeres, bibliotecques, and lighting.

Dalva  Brothers

Superb 18th century French furniture, clocks, porcelain, lighting  and other works of art

ANTIQUE CLOCKS

John Carlton-Smith

Highest quality  antique English and European clocks & barometers

Roderick Antique Clocks

Fine 18th - 20th century English and French longcase and bracket clocks, carriage clocks and barometers

Raffety &  Walwyn

Top quality English  and Continental clocks and barometers of the 17th to 19th centuries

Anthony  Woodburn

Numerous examples of superb late 17th to early 19th English longcase, bracket and wall clocks and  barometers

Camerer Cuss & Co.

Very fine antique  clocks and watches of the 17th & 18th centuries

FINE ART AND WORKS OF ART

Allcroft Fine Art

Specialist in very fine 19th and early 20th century English watercolours

MacConnal-Mason-Gallery

Top London dealer in 19th and 20th century paintings

Remy Fine  Art

Late 19th &  early 20th century French impressionist and neo-impressionist paintings

Julian Simon Fine  Art

Fine 19th century  European paintings

Charles  Plante

Fine European  Watercolour Drawings, objets d'art, and porcelain of the Neo-classical period  c1760-1840.

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ANTIQUE METALWORK

Heritage Antiques

Heritage Antiques specialises in antiques made from base metals; brass, copper, bronze, iron and steel dating from the mid 17th century to the early 20th century.

OAK  AND COUNTRY FURNITURE

Cedar Antiques Group

17th to 19th century oak and country furniture. Also, very high quality reproduction furniture and bespoke designs. Plus, Cedar Antiques Center and Cedar Classic  Cars.

COLLECTIVE SITES AND ART SEARCH ENGINES

WKADA

The West Kent  Antique Dealers Association helps collectors and members of the antiques trade  find dealers in antiques and works of fine art in the West Kent area of England.

KCSADA

Kensington Church  Street Antique Dealers Association. Important shopping street in London for a  diverse range of quality antiques with over 45 dealers.¬  Antique furniture,  Oriental art, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, fine art and much more

BABAADA

The Bath and Bradford on Avon Antique Dealers Association of over 70 quality decorative and antique dealers.

DEALER

BRITISH, EUROPEAN & ORIENTAL POTTERY, PORCELAIN &  CERAMICS

Earle D. Vandekar

Fine 18th and 19th century English, European, and Oriental ceramics, porcelain and pottery and  other works of art, including a selection of textiles.

Davies Antiques

18th century, 19th century, Art Nouveau and Art Deco Meissen  pottery

ANTIQUE RUG  & TEXTILE-RELATED SITES

Beauvais Carpets

Historically significant and highly decorative European and Oriental Carpets and Tapestries from the 15th  century to Modernity. Based in New York City.

Doris Leslie Blau  I

Features an eclectic array of  antique rugs, antique carpets, and exemplary room size decorative carpets and small collector pieces of outstanding merit in Oriental and European weaves.

Krikor  Markarian

The leading N.Y. based dealer  for fine antique collectors' rugs and textiles from the Near East

Rahmanan

Wholesale and retail NY  merchant in antique and decorative rugs and carpets offering a substantial inventory

Abraham Moheban & Son

Top quality decorative antique European and oriental carpets, catering to the both design trade and a retail clientele

The Tribal  Eye

Leading New York kilim dealer, specializing in Anatolian and Caucasian kilims. Also fine examples of Central  Asian, Persian, Balkan, and North African flatweavings. The Turkana Tribal Eye collection ranges from the collectible to decorative pieces of a very high aesthetic level.

Sanaiy Carpets

Central London gallery offering a middle-range selection of antique oriental rugs and carpets for both collectors and decorators

Aaron Nejad

London gallery dealing in a  diverse range of good quality antique rugs and carpets.¬  Caters to collectors with tribal Persian & Caucasian pieces and to decorators with large Persian  carpets.

Zadah Fine Carpet Gallery

Fine antique tapestries, rugs  and carpets.¬  Tribal Persian & Caucasian pieces and decorative large  Oriental carpets and European tapestries.

Brooke Pickering

Specializing in quality  antique and contemporary tribal rugs and weavings from Morocco

The Lenkoran  Gallery

Very fine Pre-columbian  textiles and antique rugs & kilims

Antique Rugs Studio

Dealer in fine antique European and Oriental decorative carpets & tapestries

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