Antique Karabagh Runner Rug, Caucasus, 1900 — Bright, bold, and striking, the impactful pattern of this magnificent Karabagh runner creates an impactful and dramatic piece. Woven by hand in the foothills of the Caucasus, this stunning antique boasts the rich hues and bold geometrical design singular to Caucasian textiles. Rich, robust chocolate forms the background of the piece, providing a breathtaking complement to the soft peaches, rich pinks, and golden creams of the magnificently detailed motifs. This antique rug begins with a simplistic border done in warm yellow and pink, which gives swift way to a frame dominated by striking pink and white-yellow florals. A contrasting border patterned with yellow and pink frame a series of squares decorated with artistic renderings of blossoms, which give way to the magnificent heart of this stunning work. A chocolate base patterned with the striking geometrical florals surround a magnificent center of pale cream dominated by stunningly detailed renderings of roses rendered in rich pink and deep cocoa-hued shadow. Stunning rich hues and striking artistry ensure a bold and lovely artistic statement.