Magnificent Antique Persian Serapi Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rug, Circa Date: 1900 – This magnificent Serapi rug is a magnificent example that was created around the turn of the 20th century. Serapi rugs are some of the most beautiful in the world and were created in the northwest corner of Persia. Their colors are often brilliant, and their patterns are a stylized geometric representation of traditional Persian motifs. This gives the rugs a distinctive look that sets them apart from other Persian rugs in the area.
This beautiful piece features warm reds and delicate pinks contrasting with cooler blues and earthy accent colors. Serapi rugs are versatile enough to find their way into styles including traditional, arts and crafts, contemporary, and urban. Persian rugs are once again finding themselves at the center of attention when it comes to room design. Their beautiful colors and patterns complement a range of decors. Designers often choose the rug before deciding on the rest of the furniture and room accessories.
This rug is a spectacular piece that will be the perfect beginning for a relaxing interior space. One of the unique features of Serapi rugs is that they bring together elements from different areas of Persia and the various carpet weaving centers. This rug is in the medallion format and has the formal elements that you would find on a carpet created in the urban carpet weaving centers. The design commands attention in the space.
This piece would be perfect for a dining room, formal living room, or even the bedroom to give it a Boudoir-style makeover. Serapi rugs are known for their graphic designs and inspired artistry. This is an exquisite piece that will make the perfect accompaniment to either a formal design, or it could take on a more casual tone depending on the accessories that you choose. This rug is an excellent example that demonstrates why Serapi rugs are considered to be some of the most beautiful in the world by both collectors and interior designers.