Fine and Decorative Antique Persian Tabriz Rug, Country Of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: 1900 – True to the best antique Persian Tabriz rugs, this beautiful Persian rug displays an incredible amount of detail using a relatively limited color palette. Several beige and brown colors dominate the masterpiece’s surface, standing out against cream and white elements. Several complicated borders frame around each other, creating rigidity and motion by leading the viewer’s attention closer and closer to the core of the rug. Flowers and blossoms line the interiors of the thicker borders, while the thinner ones bear simpler lines and paths of motion that generate interest and intrigue. At the center of the antique rug is a wide field of flowers, containing a repeated pattern of petals and fronds that create figures in their connecting outlines, teasing the viewer through a skillful arrangement of positive and negative space.