Breathtaking Large Decorative Antique Turkish Oushak Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Turkish Rug, Circa Date: 1920 – This stunningly decorative large scale all over design antique Turkish Oushak rug is a truly brilliant example. Airy happy saturated hues of coral rusts and yellow are blended together in a glowing medley while the more soft and subtle grey blue create just enough distinction for the colors and patterns to pop in the most exhilarating yet soothing way. Looking at this Turkish rug is like soaking in sunlight or drinking in the fresh aroma of a tropical beauty.
The remarkably lustrous element of the antique rug’s visual impression is created by the bright coral and yellow colors. These bright and happy colors can be seen most vividly in the main border but they also decorate the exquisite large scale elephant print patterns of the core field design. The precise symmetry of the pattern’s different figures creates a mesmerizing attraction, giving the colors an extra boost of vibrancy.
The stunning complexity of the central pattern and its absorbing color medley come together to create this harmonious eye candy decorative rug. Uniformly structured elephant print diamond shapes are separated by majestic mirror image figures. These decorations are woven in bold tones of coral reds and gold’ish yellows. These warm, tropical hues contrast beautifully with the soft silver grey blue color of the background of this large decorative antique Turkish Oushak rug.
Multiple layers of border strands encompass this core pattern, creating an opulent and luxurious depiction. The same level of complexity and intricacy of the main field design is extended to the very perimeter of the large decorative antique Turkish Oushak rug. The overall visual effect of this happy antique carpet is one of persistently glowing brilliance.