Antique Persian Isfahan Shawl #45777 by Nazmiyal Antique Rugs

Antique Persian Isfahan Shawl 45777


Size: 3 ft 10 in x 5 ft 7 in (1.17 m x 1.7 m)
Origin: Persian Rugs

This exemplary antique shawl from Esfahan features a superb medallion, beautifully scalloped spandrels and boteh-motif borders rendered in splendid colors.

Beautiful and Fine Antique Persian Isfahan Shawl, Country Of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: Late 19th Century – Finely woven and intricately patterned partridges, floriferous bouquets and ornate spandrels decorated with elaborate strap-work accents create a phenomenal and exceptionally detailed composition. Created in Isfahan circa 1879, this elaborate antique Persian Isfahan shawl depicts a kaleidoscopic array of traditional patterns rendered in a selection of neutral colors that are set over a fiery brick red field. Reciprocating outer borders with ornamental niches are placed against bold monochromatic sections and delicate boteh motif borders that enclose the splendid field. The beautiful double-medallion composition is outlined with intricately detailed strap-work borders and spandrels decorated with ornamental botehs. This finely detailed antique Isfahan Shawl features intricate patterns juxtaposed against the bold monochromatic background. Flourishing French-curve spandrels with ornamental niches highlight the bold monochromatic field while emphasizing the sweeping ogival outlines and sophisticated Indo-Persian style.

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