Square Size Antique Decorative Turkish Oushak Rug 50246
This square, honey-toned antique Turkish rug features a central design of crossed parallelograms, each with an eight-petaled flower like a simplified daisy in the middle. These are framed by triangular accents within a rectangular border and colored randomly in light blues and oranges. Every small square of the decorative Oushak rug stitched in this manner is set off by X-shaped markings, giving the impression of a quilt sewn together, overall a golden hue with rosy accents. A bar filled with a floral vine, depicted with an angular stem and leaves, edges the center. Interlocking geometric forms like abstract red and orange flames, emphasized by blue shapes, creates a slightly darker accent, bordered ultimately by small, dark fern-like forms over the pale yellow background in this beautifully casual and relaxed antique rug.
Square Size Antique Decorative Turkish Oushak Rug, Country of Origin: Turkey, Circa date: 1900 – This warm, earthy antique Turkish Oushak rug from the early part of the 20th century has a tribal feel and would make the perfect addition to an informal or Boho chic room design. However, it also has the symmetry an elegant, refined colors that would make it able to blend into a more elegant interior design, too.
The artist who dreamed up this magnificent antique Turkish rug chose colors that create a peaceful and serene feeling, blending gentle rose with a range of browns, and light blue. The colors create a delicate feeling, as does the intricate design details found throughout the borders of the carpet.
Oushak is known for its variety of designs and color combinations. This carpet has the formal appearance of a carpet produced in one of the carpet weaving centers around the city, but it also shows a tribal influence, as well as both Turkish and Persian rug features.
The main motif is a variation on the star pattern found in many tribal rugs throughout the area. The delicate rounded flowers are similar to those found throughout Persian carpets. The main border shows a stylized design that is similar to those found in antique rugs throughout the Ottoman Empire. These design elements come together to create a piece that reflects the unique artistry and background of the designer and the local area.
This square size antique decorative Turkish Oushak rug t is unique in that it has a hand-crafted or folk art character that allows it to retain a special connection with the weaver and the community in which they lived. This is a beautiful and rare square shape rug that has a delicate appearance and would make a beautiful addition to an informal space. It will add character to the room without dominating the color scheme.