Fine and Highly Decorative Antique Persian Khorassan Hallway Runner Rug, Country / Origin: Persia, Date / Circa: 1900 – This impressive antique Khorassan Persian rug is a truly elegant and artistic antique hallway runner rug. Its long and narrow size is beautifully complemented with ornate larger scale floral designs. These beautifully rendered designs are set on a neutral warm color background that is mostly comprised of a magnificent soft neutral tan color. The border makes use of blue color background that is identical the blues we see in the floral elements along the field. We also see the same types of flowers and vines in the border that we see throughout the field.
The base of this graceful antique Persian carpet contains a magnificent warm tan hue in the central field. This lighter color background created a magnificent juxtaposition and allows the more richly colored patterns and designs to standout. The way the main and secondary colors alternate between the field and the border is a wonderful artistic impact. It also creates a harmonious feel that infuses its surrounding with a calming zen like feel. The refined flora patterns are only able to be rendered is such curvilinear fashion due to the high knot count in this fine quality rug.
Although it is an antique rug, it displays a remarkable amount of modern contemporary appeal and sophistication. The magnificent Persian rugs, such as this fine Khorassan runner rug, are sure to add a unique charm to any modern interior design space. That said, this specific Persian Khorassan runner rug is quite the versatile area rug. That means that it could work, with relative ease, within a larger range of different interior design approaches and settings that already exist. That is mostly due to the all over design and softer use of colors in this remarkable Khorassan runner rug.