The Bell private collection



How amazing is this? This rug is the first of a number from a new private collection contributing to this site – the Bell Collection. Welcome and thank you for contributing this extraordinary image.

On first glance you may well ask: what makes this a war rug? Thanks to Keith and Rebecca’s images, I will zoom you into the highly abstracted details which derive from representations of helicopters, inserted (upside down, belly up) to disturb this idyllic scene. We’ll leave the identity of the central figure as an open question…





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