Fine Antique Rustic Color Persian Tabriz Area Rug 45194
Quatrefoil arabesques rendered in a combination of beautifully oxidized colors decorate the warm burnt sienna field of this stately antique Persian rug from Tabriz.
Remarkably Beautiful With A Fine Weave Antique Persian Tabriz Rustic Colored Rug, Origin Country: Persia, Woven Circa Date: 1900 – This splendid Persian carpet has a warm and inviting feeling that comes from centuries of tradition in the design and colors. This carpet was produced in Tabriz at around the turn of the 20th century. Area rugs like this are the creations of highly skilled and well trained artisans who relied on the wonderful traditions of carpet weaving that made Tabriz carpets some of the most desirable in the world.
Ornate latticework patterns formed by interwoven vine-scrolls decorate the warm earth-tone field of this elegant antique Persian rug from Tabriz. Primary and secondary shapes formed by interlocking tile patterns, branching petioles and delicate floral sprays adorn the earth-tone field. Notched vine scrolls create a series of decorative tile patterns with curved edges and angular intersections while hairline details, contrasting outlines and minute leaf veins add to the depth and dimension of this elegant low-contrast rug.
Subdued walnut brown borders decorated with sinuous vine-scrolls and reciprocating turtle motifs enclose the richly colored field. Woven in Tabriz during the 1900s, this sophisticated antique rug features a handsome combination of earth-tone colors, including walnut brown, burnt sienna, ivory and Persian blue.
The use of a consistent color throughout the borders and main field of the rug gives it a unified feeling. In addition, the artist chose to repeat some of the motifs in the field with the rug within the border, only in a contrasting color. This provides further unity in the design of the carpet.
The carpet uses a tiled, repeating motif that is consistent throughout the field and border of the carpet. The scale of the design gives it a delicate, dainty effect that offsets the sense of scale created by the brilliant red color. This gives the carpet a cozy, warm character that would complement a traditional, or possibly even a layered Boho chic design. It could also be used to add interest and a touch of color to a contemporary design. This carpet could easily be used to add a point of contrast in any design style.
The choice of color, the scale of the design, and consistency in the design motifs give this carpet a traditional feel. It is an excellent example of the artistry and talent that represents the exquisite beauty created by the carpet weavers of Tabriz. It is an elegant piece that would make the perfect addition to any space in your home or office.
Rustic rugs like this are easy to work with and decorate around. People who are buying rugs and want finer higher quality area rugs, but are not wanting high contrast and very colorful and bold rugs, would be ecstatic to come across such a beautiful Persian Tabriz rug.