Antique Uzbekistan Suzani Textile 46140
Drawn in a fluid style, this exquisite antique suzani depicts a variety of repeating medallions embellished with grand pointed stars and graceful botanical sprigs.
Suzani Textiles, Uzbekistani, Early 20th Century – Created in Uzbekistan, this phenomenal antique suzani embroidery showcases a refined medallion decorated with coffered borders and graceful roundels set over a subdued mulberry-red background. The coal-colored field features glorious roundels decorated with elegant five-pointed stars that are adorned with chic botanical sprigs and charming rosettes. Graceful trefoils with re-curved tendrils and flourishing French curves bracket the exquisitely decorated roundels. Reciprocating trilateral motifs graced with lavish trefoils depicted in a slightly smaller scale create a homogeneous border that complements the carefully outlined and beautifully colored motifs featured within the field. Simplistic melon seed patterns with filamentous lines decorate the mulberry-red and coral-pink borders that complete the composition of this arresting antique suzani from Uzbekistan.