Magnificently Artistic Small Antique Tabriz Persian Tree of Life Design Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rug, Circa Date: Late 19th Century – The imagery on this antique Persian Tabriz rug depicts the iconic tree of life design, an ancient symbol found in many cultures from all around the world.
This beautiful and artistic small size rug features a phenomenal use of colors and design. The earthy reddish brown the is used to render the tree trunk and branches created a magnificent juxtaposition against the lighter sand colored field. This allows the other colors and designed throughout this beautiful Persian rug to really pop. In addition, this rich earthy brown is used as the main border color which creates such a beautiful sense of balance.
A diversity of plants and animals adds interest to the design everywhere you look. As opposed to the hunting rugs, in this beautiful piece, the animals as plants seem to be happily living among each other. This give the overall art a feel of innocence as well as idyllic bliss.
One does not need to be an antique Oriental rug maven to appreciate the workmanship that went into creating this breathtaking piece. The breathtaking beauty of the tree of life design rug is found not only in the visual aspects of the antique carpet, but in the Eden-like concepts that are represented.
While many people may enjoy and use this Persian tree of life design rug as a striking decorative rug, others may find it just as captivating as an antique tapestry rug. The geometric approach to the design, combined with its progressive use of colors, make it a phenomenal transitional piece. As such, this rug can work beautiful in almost any interior design approach, weather modern or contemporary. That said, regardless of how you may chose to use and display this Persian tree of life design rug, its beauty is sure to grow with time.