The Magnificent Sanguszko Carpets

9 September 2022

Dear friends of the Museum for Islamic Art,

The Sanguszko-group of 16th century Persian carpets will be discussed by Michael Franses, Research Associate at the Museum for Islamic Art, alongside Anna Beselin, curator and conservator of carpets at the Museum for Islamic Art Berlin, in a special online presentation on 9 September at 10 am. The talk will present the new research that will be featured in the upcoming Italian exhibition ("The Magnificent Sanguszko Carpets", Palazzo Rosso, Genoa, 11 November 2022 to 12 February 2023) and outlined in detail later in a book on the subject .

The Friends of the Museum for Islamic Art can register for an exclusive link to the presentation which will stay online for two months only. Friends can also join an international question and answer session after the English language edition of the presentation at 8 pm on 9th September.

1-8 September register for access to presentation: to participate please register via email to

Schedule of 9th September

  • 10 am Watch "The Magnificent Sanguszko Carpets" presentation in German by Michael Franses and Anna Beselin
  • 7 pm English language presentation hosted by HALI magazine
  • 8 pm Live Q&A hosted by HALI with Michael Franses

 With best regards Your Board,

Irene Fellmann    Peter Heine    Nadia Nagie    Katja Şıdım    Cornelia Weber    Stefan Weber




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