Quite The Beautifully Decorative Large Gray Antique Sultanabad Persian Rug, Country of Rug / Rug Type: Persian Rug, Circa Date: 1920 – A lesson in contrasts, this stunning antique Persian Sultanabad carpet features bold patterns that make it a real yet somewhat subtle statement piece for any interior decor. Covering the large center area, earthy motifs of medallions, feathers and floral pop off the dark background with bursts of cream and orange tones. The larger accenting border mirrors the center, with the brighter shades taking a starring role, and the dark accents peeking in and out of the smaller motifs as they dance around the rug. Thin, delicate borders that bring the design together in a neat and cohesive arrangement separate each section. This antique Persian rug has a distinct somewhat distressed patina, with fold lines visible both horizontally and vertically along the weave.
This exquisite antique Persian Sultanabad rug would be as perfect for a country estate as it would be in a chic city apartment. It was woven around the first quarter of the 20th century and features a soft palette of rug colors that blends together to create a harmonious and peaceful feel. This antique Persian rug uses muted tones to create a symmetrical, more traditional classic rug design that features an all over rug design and a garden of flowers surrounding it.
The colors of this antique rug and its balanced design give it an elegant and stately appeal. The larger scale and more open approach to the more tribal flower designs in the main border, are perfect compliments to those of the main field. This gives the border a sense of weight and help to offset the delicateness of the flowers in the main field. The design of this large size rug reminds one of a formal garden, perhaps one that graced the entrance of Persian palaces at one time.
If you are interested in buying area rugs, this extremely soft and decorative antique Persian Sultanabad rug would be an excellent addition to a wide range of interior designs. Especially those more minimal and modern interiors that need a special piece with timeless appeal and classic character. The lines in the design of the antique Sultanabad rug undulate in and out of the central focal point creating the feeling of gentle breezes moving through the garden space. The overall rug design and artistry of this antique Persian carpet is simply exquisite, and it would make an excellent piece to add to any collection and the home or office.
Decorative area rugs such as this large size antique Persian Sultanabad carpet are truly wonderful treasures. These types of area rugs are the kind that would instantly become magnificent familial heirloom area rugs that are bound to be passed on for many future generations.