For detailed discussion of this particular group, please see Hali Issue 195, Spring 2018 APG, p.132. More extensive discussion of ‘Karapinar’ rugs as a whole, please see Oakley, Penny, ‘Fact or fiction: ‘Karapinar’ rugs from Central Anatolia’, Hali Issue 166, Winter 2010, pp. 40-51
"Acquired at the time Chris Alexander had published his book A Foreshadowing of 21st Century Art. The Color and Geometry of Very Early Turkish Carpets, New York 1993. It took a while to decipher the geometry in carpets as a result of the observation of the heavens, the foundation of art history." EH
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