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Creativity is intelligence having fun. AL BERT EIN ST EIN


© Doris Leslie Blau, Inc. All Rights Reserved. MAIN SHOWROOM 306 E. 61 st Street, 7 th Floor, New York, NY 10065 D&D BUILDING 979 3 rd Avenue, Suite 625, New York, NY 10022 Washington Design Center 1099 14 th Street NW, Suite 325, Washington, DC 20005 Tel. 212-586-5511 Email: nader@dorisleslieblau.com www.dorisleslieblau.com MAGRAF s.c., Bydgoszcz Printed by Colonel S.A., Kraków


whi te

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From Alpine Snow to Whipped Cream

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Let there be light.

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Pick your favorite shade of

whi te

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Alpine Snow Free Fuzzy Bunnies for All Radiance Milk Foam My New Cotton Dress Some Like Vanilla Whipped Cream

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2NB HAIR ON HIDE 9’6” × 7’7”


BB6386 ANTIQUE INDIAN COTTON FLAT WEAVE CARPET 13’3” × 8’3”

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BB5678 VINTAGE SWEDISH HALF PILE RUG 7’6” × 4’4”


N11589 ALPINE RUG 18’10” × 9’0”

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1NB HAIR ON HIDE 10’5” × 9’9”


N11191 DECO DESIGN TIBETAN RUG 21’0” × 13’0”

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yell ow

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From Quince

to Sand Dunes in Morocco

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Think happy. Be happy.

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Pick your favorite shade of

yell ow

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Quince Deutsche Post Canary Need Sunglasses I Don’t like Banana Splits Smiley Face Sand Dunes in Morocco

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BB1853 ANTIQUE TURKISH OUSHAK ANGORA RUG 15’7” × 13’0”


BB5895 VINTAGE INDIAN DHURRIE RUG 15’0” × 8’2”

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N11414 TIBETAN CONTEMPORARY SILK RUG 10’1” × 8’3”


N11159 TRADITIONAL ORIENTAL INSPIRED RUG 4’4” × 2’10”

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BB6120 VINTAGE SWEDISH RUG 7’0” × 3’4”


N10634 POLONAISE RUG 15’7” × 12’0”

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ora From Apricot to Vitamin C

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The sun in the morning: optimism and kindness. The sun at midday: passion and madness. The sun in the afternoon: maturity and reflection.

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Apricot I’m Happy and I Show It Mellow Sunset Tangerine Peel The Prince of Orange Carrot Cake Vitamin C

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BB5963 VINTAGE FRENCH DECO RUG 7’8” × 5’7”


BB6104 TURKISH OUSHAK ANTIQUE RUG 15’3” × 9’8”

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N10857 KARATAS - TURKISH MODERNIST KILIM 8’1” × 6’0”


BB3957 VINTAGE SAMARKAND (KHOTAN) CARPET 9’8” × 5’3”

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N11003 LARGE MOROCCAN RUG 21’10” × 14’2”


N10155 TIBETAN RUG GREEK KEY 19’3” × 13’8”

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re d.

From Swiss Red to Geranium

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The queen of the spectrum.

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re d. Swiss Red My Favorite Shade of Lipstick Amore Bowl of Cherries Sparkling Ruby Love is Always in Fashion Geranium

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BB5984 VINTAGE MOROCCAN RUG 13’9” × 6’4”


BB6343 DECO RUG 11’9” × 7’10”

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BB6362 SWEDISH PILE RUG 10’ × 6’


BB3474 ANTIQUE TURKISH OUSHAK CARPET 17’0” × 12’8”

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N03638 MDR 10’ × 3’


BB6211 VINTAGE MOROCCAN RUG 7’6” × 6’1”

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pi nk

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From Cotton Candy

to Strawberry Milkshake

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It believes in miracles and has a sweet tooth.

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pi nk. Cotton Candy Love at First Sight A Day with Marie Antoinette Sheer Lip Gloss Pink Panther Peony Strawberry Milkshake

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BB6328 VIENESE 10’9” × 10’5”


N11433 THE „DANCER” 15’2” × 12’7”

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BB2454 ANTIQUE INDIAN CARPET 16’5” × 10’5”


BB6398 SWEDISH FLAT WEAVE RUNNER 11’3” × 3’5”

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N10954 NANETTE LAPORE PEACOCK RUG 12’2” × 9’5”


BB3403 LARGE ANTIQUE SAVONNERIE CARPET 20’0” × 14’10”

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pur ple. From Cobalt Violet to Liturgical Purple

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As if we were all born in the purple.

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pur ple.

Cobalt Violet Aubergine Lavender Fields in Tuscany Vintage Amethyst Broche Plum Liquor Singing in the Purple Rain Liturgical Purple

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N10471 EXPLOSION 9’9” × 6’7”


BB6143 VINTAGE FRENCH ART DECO RUG 7’3” × 5’9”

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PURPLE RAIN 9’ × 12’


N10879 VALENO GRID 16’9” × 11’1”

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BB6397 VINTAGE SWEDISH RYA BY BEATRICE PINLSTRAND 9’3” × 3’5”


6NB INK DROP 13’3” ×9’9”

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bl ue. From Blue Danube to Icelandic Sky

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Its power encompasses all horizons.

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bl ue. Blue Danube Once in a Blue Moon Royal Blood Mediterranean Seascape Grandma’s Sapphire Earrings Melancholy Iceland Sky

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BB6396 VINTAGE SWEDISH RYA RUG 8’6” × 4’5”


BB6374 VINTAGE CHINESE RUG 18’8” × 9’7”

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N11430 OVERSIZED SWEDISH GYLLENRUTAND DESIGN PILE RUG 22’4” × 14’4”


BLUE MOSAIC 9’ × 12’

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N11580 BLUE ELEMENTS 27’7” × 13’10”


N11407 MODERN GEOMETRIA RUG 23’10” × 13’0”

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gre en.

From Austrian Forest to Chlorophyll

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I love the feeling of fresh air on my face and the wind blowing through my hair.

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gre en. Austrian Forest Jade Organic Olives A Friendly Green Mamba Pistachio Ice-Cream The Green Grass from Home Chlorophyll

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BB6399 VINTAGE SWEDISH RYA RUG 6’7” × 4’9”


BB5244 VINTAGE FRENCH DECO RUG 16’8” × 9’6”

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N10533 SUNDANCE STRIPE BY BUNNY WILLIAMS 12’1” × 9’2”


BB6325 VINTAGE CHINESE RUG 24’7” × 13’3”

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MINT 9’ × 12’


N11548 SWEDISH DESIGNED RUG 11’9” × 12’2”

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bro wn.

From Carpathian Bear to Fudge Brownies

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Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.

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bro wn. Carpathian Bear Cafe Au Lait Carved Wood Ornament Sun-baked Terracotta Chestnut Brownstone on the Upper East Side Fudge Brownies

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BB6311 VINTAGE SPANISH RUG 19’7” × 13’0”


N11144 SWEDISH DESIGN RUG 16’2” × 12’0”

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N11537 TIBETAN RUG (CONTEMPORARY) 14’2” × 12’5”


SHAKE 9’ × 12’

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BB4355 ANTIQUE PERSIAN TABRIZ RUG 17’9” × 12’9”


N11137 TRADITIONAL ORIENTAL INSPIRED RUG 11’3” × 9’0”

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gr ey.

From Argento

to As Neutral as Switzerland

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Life isn’t black and white. It’s a milion areas.

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gr ey. Argento Mouse Wiskers By the Light of the Moon Florentine Pidgeon Asphalt Cloudy Sky As Neutral as Switzerland

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FATIH KOSIF 9’ × 12’


BOKEH 10’ × 12’

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BB6190 VINTAGE SWEDISH FLAT WEAVE RUG 8’ × 6’


N11418 KILIM RUG 18’0” × 12’0”

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BB5283 VINTAGE FRENCH DECO RUG 15’8” × 11’


N11599 FRENCH DECO REVIVAL RUG 21’0” × 12’0”

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bla ck.

From Nero of Rome to A Night in the Black Forest

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Everything will be ok in the end.

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bla ck. Nero of Rome Panther Battle on the Black Sea The Black Sheep of Your Family Squid Ink Spaghetti Witch A Night in the Black Forest

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BB4822 CHINESE DECO 13’7” × 10’3”


BB1996 ANTIQUE BESSARABIAN CARPET 13’3” × 10’8”

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N11416 OVERSIZED CONTEMPORARY TIBETAN RUG 24’0” × 14’0”


N11351 CONTEMPORARY RUG 8’9” × 6’0”

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N11165 PASSION FLOWERS RUG 13’0” × 10’6”


N10271 SKYLINE RUG 12’4” × 9’0”


$39.99 ISBN 978-1-5323-3543-3

53999>

9 781532 335433

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