Antique Persian Khorassan Rug, Country of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: Early 20th Century – This stunning antique Khorassan rug depicts an elaborate compartmental garden composition filled with decorative floral motifs and graceful birds that are separated by ornate strap work accents. The elegant earth-tone details and saturated Persian blue decorations create a regal visage that complements the stately style of the superb floral decorations. The beautifully decorated field is framed by graceful spandrels that mirror the decorative Mihrab arches that appear in the isolated compartments. The lavish floral theme is heightened in the magnificent borders, which feature dramatic palmettes and superfluous botanical decorations linked by flamboyant vine scrolls. This spectacular antique Persian rug is an exemplary representation of Khorassan’s elegant and exceptionally ornate curvilinear style.