Are you looking for the finest quality antique and vintage carpets and rugs? You should be in New York, because if there is any place in the U.S that deserves to be called the Oriental rug capital of the nation, it’s New York City.
One of the oldest and the most prominent rug galleries in the city is Doris Leslie Blau. Established in 1965, the gallery is located at 306 East 61st Street and attracts thousands of rug lovers, collectors and interior designers from all over the world with its extensive collection of antique, vintage and contemporary rugs. The gallery has rugs of different sizes, styles and eras, representing many regions around the world with a well-known rug making tradition, including Turkey, Persia (Iran), India, China and Scandinavia.