Beautiful Antique Northwest Persian Rug 70133, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Vintage Persian Rug, Circa Date:1900 – This majestic antique Northwest Persian carpet was woven around the turn of the 20th century. It is a remarkably vivid and its colors have remained bright but have patina’ed over the last 100 years or so. This beautiful antique Persian carpet has an all over pattern that features a garden design against a midnight sky. The rug colors are blended in a way that is reminiscent of the way moonlight kisses the landscape and transforms it into a magical world of delight.
The pattern of the antique rug repeats and is placed in such a way that it appears to be a section of a larger design. The true center of the work is not apparent at first glance, but one will find that the rug is perfectly symmetrical by examining the borders. This gives the right balance and draws the design together in a way that gives it formal structure yet allows it to retain its unique tribal rug character.
Rather than using three complex orders with different designs, this antique Northwest Persian rug uses a central main border with two guard borders in a solid color. This frames it and allows it to stand out as a feature design element. It also frames the simple design and allows it to become part of the scene.
This antique Northwest Persian rug retains is tribal appeal, while adding a vibrant and colorful element to the room. This is a striking antique work of tribal textile art and it’s design has been executed in juxtaposing colors which makes each individual element of the design stand out on its own, yet still work within the context of the design in its entirety. This piece is a splendid addition to any room.