A Beautiful and Finely Woven Antique Classic Ivory Room Size Persian Tabriz Area Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rugs, Circa Date: 1920 – Like so many of the beautiful traditional antique Persian Tabriz rugs, this beautiful masterpiece uses strong lines of motion to establish whimsy and movement. Fall colors stand out well against the creamy beige of the central backdrop to create a classical palette. Numerous floral elements are strewn together at the borders, and this collection of lines and details results in a beautifully vibrant contrasting presence against the deep, inky blackness of the Persian rug’s interior itself. At the heart of the antique rug, the darker elements stand out in an even more pronounced way against the lighter colors of the backdrop, creating flowing movements that lead the eyes from one connection to the next.
The range of colors in this piece includes a vibrant mix of shades and hues. The palette of the designs includes salmons, mauves, blues, creams, rusty reds, pinks and greens – all of which are set against a light ivory white which allows the refined patterns to pop beautifully. The dominant colors are on the cooler end of the spectrum, contributing to its romantic and refined character.
This carpet has a dreamy feel with delightful floral rug patterns carefully placed to create the magnificent calm feel. The more formal floral designs are reminiscent of the iconic court carpets that have been a part of the Tabriz carpet weaving tradition for many centuries. The Tabriz weavers are known for their higher quality and very fine rugs. Many of the older examples were once proudly showcased by sultans and within grand palaces. Beautiful rugs like this are evidence that this tradition of exquisite quality and design skill continues today.
The more classic traditional and classic area rugs make the perfect complement for today’s modern rooms. The range of colors in this classic Persian Tabriz rug makes is versatile enough to blend into a range of color schemes. If you are currently looking to buy area rugs for your home, then this would be a wonderful find. The spectacular use of color in this piece, combined with the more refined design patterns come together in a way that is almost sublime. Area rugs like this one would be the perfect base to set the tone of the room.