Large Antique Turkish Oushak Rug 47427
Large Antique Turkish Oushak Rug, Country of Origin: Turkey, Circa Date: Turn of the 20th Century – Here is a truly impressive antique Oushak rug that was hand-woven in Turkey around the turn of the twentieth century. This stately composition is primarily characterized by the allover pattern that plays out over the entire space of the large field. An exciting and dynamic rendering, this allover pattern is rich with traditional elements of design, meticulously woven and resplendent against the soft pink tone of the field. Yellows, teals, and shades f salmon are utilized to an intriguing end, with the details of the allover pattern practically jumping from the field. There is certainly something to be said about the enduring appeal of tribal design aesthetics, which, generally speaking, stress culturally important symbols and patterns, and prize a certain asymmetry and idiosyncratic irregularity – all factors on display in this antique Oushak rug, to phenomenal effect. Meticulously rendered detail work and a close attention to the interplay of color give this Turkish rug a timeless beauty.
The soft but highly sophisticated colors of this large antique Turkish Oushak rug, which was woven during the turn of the 20th century, are reminiscent of a summer flower garden. This breathtaking antique rug uses a range of pinks, reds, oranges, and blues to create an abundant display of floral motifs. This large size rug takes you for a journey through a beautiful summer garden filled with bright flowers and gentle rains.
The design of the large antique Turkish Oushak rug is complex and uses an all over rug design that consists of repeating horizontal rows. Soft touches of yellow kiss the flowers and are carried throughout the borders to create a feeling of sunshine on a delightful, warm summer day.
The design of this magnificent antique Oushak carpet does not appear to have either a central motif, formal corners, nor symmetry in either direction. Rather the design of the beautiful decorative carpet focuses on drawing the eye and allowing the viewer to take a stroll among the flowers. This large size Oushak rug creates a sense of scale and will make the room look larger through its use of proportion between the field and the main borders. The large main border sets the tone for the scale that is conveyed throughout the rest of the design.
A garden of delightful flowers adds a sense of charm and elegance to any space that it occupies. It is a large Turkish Oushak rug and will make an excellent addition to brighten any space. It could easily blend with classic, traditional, or modern home interior design approaches. Its use of happy yet soft colors, more relaxed design and beautiful antiqued patina elevate this breathtaking antique rug to a league of its own. It is such a beautiful example that it feels like it was woven over 100 years ago especially for today’s interior design trends.