Room Size Antique Medallion Persian Serapi Bakshaish Rug 48859
Beautiful and Tribal Antique Medallion Design Persian Serapi Bakshaish Rug, Country Of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rug, Circa Date: Late 19th Century – This antique Persian rug is full of bright red and white, with a blue medallion crossing its central field, setting off the red-orange hue to give it the soothing tone of a sunset. The hexagonal figure is teeming with an ornate design of interlocking flowers with four focal points arranged into a diamond. Red and yellow form the leaves and petals, creating fine details that are fascinating to the eye. The dark blue color of the medallion of this antique Persian Serapi rug extends up and down across the piece, into the bright red-orange. A veritable meadow of leafy plants surrounds this area, separated by an angular blue line. The antique Persian Bakshaish rug’s flora are neatly stylized against the white space, detailed in multiple colors. A trio of borders completes the antique rug, two smaller orange bands full of flowers flanking a larger white strip with squared figures decorating the light space.
The inviting warm colors of this antique Persian Serapi Bakshaish rug produced in the late 19th century will be the highlight of the room design. The beautiful blue background with herati design central medallion stands out against the muted tones in the background of the field and the main border. This antique Persian rug uses a fascinating technique that relies on the placement and density of the design to define the various formal areas of the antique room size rug.
The central medallion design of this spectacular antique rug is a magnificently luminous and artistic focal point that radiates outwards. The actual center of the medallion rests atop the open rust colored field and emphasizes the other elements of the antique Oriental rug. The beautifully abrashed color background that surrounds the central medallion highlights the focal point of the Bakshaish rug, which is basically an older and more primitive antique Persian Heriz Serapi rug. This aspect of the rug design and its colors sets it apart visually from the rest of the field.
The field itself contains densely packed tiny flower motifs that are done in such a way that they almost to fade into the background. These magnificent and somewhat innocent patterns become minor elements, that add a huge artistic impact compared to the other motifs of the design.
This happy antique Persian Serapi Bakshaish rug uses color and texture to emphasize form and define the geometric shapes of the antique carpet. It uses contrast both in color and in design to highlight each of the areas.
Without a doubt, this is one truly visually fascinating antique Persian Bakshaish rug. It would be such a beautiful addition to any home or office decor that needs a unique historically significant piece that will attract attention. It would work well in a classically traditional interior just as easily as it could in a contemporary interior design.