Antique Persian Kerman Shabby Chic Rug, Country of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: Late 19th century – A grand, sweeping design of curling leaves and volutes stands out from the surrounding fine vine-scroll mesh on this highly unusual antique Kerman rug. Highly reminiscent of classical Polonaise carpets, this design is unusual among nineteenth century antique Persian rugs, and especially among Kerman. The pencil-fine vines-scroll border provides the ideal framing contrast and emphasis for the monumental of the field of this beautiful antique Persian rug.
Antique Persian Kerman carpets are prized for their wide range of colors and designs. They use a broad palette of colors and quality wool. This beautiful shabby chic rug was created in the late 19th century and has a refined, yet tribal look. It uses traditional motifs on a delicate luminous ivory background, which gives it a natural and earthy quality. Recently, designers have returned to creating interior designs that are inspired by nature, and that brings a bit of the natural world indoors. The garden-inspired floral design and earthy color palette make this the perfect piece for this modern design trend.
This Persian carpet uses an all-over design that has certain elements that repeat and tie the design together. This creates visual interest, but also allows the design to look cohesive and balanced. It would be an excellent piece to use in a layered carpet decor look in a Boho chic design.
The area rugs from Kerman have traditionally been in high demand among collectors and designers. Some were created for local buyers, and others were created to appeal to the European markets. The range of designs in Kerman carpets gives them a refined charm that makes them perfect for contemporary spaces.
This antique carpet has an earthiness and soft appearance that would blend well with trendy colors that are inspired by nature. It has an exotic flavor that would go well in a contemporary room to give it a point of contrast, or it would fit well into a room that uses organic, natural materials. It could also be used to add soft color to a neutral palette. It is both a beautiful and versatile addition to any home or office and will give it a timeless character. For the sophisticated rug buyers, this would be a spectacular find!