Gorgeous Antique Art Deco French Oval Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: French Rug, Circa Date: 1920 – The 1925 Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes in Paris France marked the beginning of an artistic movement that would shape the world of art, architecture, and interior design for the next several decades. This iconic antique French Art Deco area rug is an excellent example of an original period piece. The rounded oval shape of the area rug is unusual and will allow you to create an inspired interior design with a vintage feel.
In true Art Deco style, the rug is based on contrast, with circular shapes juxtaposed against angular ones. The piece combines warm, cool, and neutral tones. Art Deco pieces are characterized by simple, solid shapes and an ultra-modern design. The artist of this antique rug created a sense of time and space using a focal point to achieve the illusion.
The artistic technique used in this piece creates a sense of three-dimensional space. The triangular shape seems to disappear into the horizon line through a blue tunnel. This art deco rug gives the viewer a sense of time, space, and distance. It is an excellent piece for an Art Deco collection where it will make a statement.
The size of the area rug makes it suitable for an average room where it could serve as the center of a conversation area or as the foundation for an oval coffee table. This piece is an authentic Art Deco rug, and it would also work nicely with the angular shapes of a mid century modern style room. It has a modern feel that would also fit into contemporary décor.
This gorgeous rug from France is an authentic piece of Parisian Art Deco artwork that epitomizes the stark contrast of the Art Deco movement with the more decorative Art Nouveau design movement before it. This piece complements a wide variety of styles and would be the perfect piece for a range of interior décor from historical to contemporary ones. This antique French area rug is a beautiful addition to your home or office to create and will create a space that reflects your modern style and unique personality.