Antique East Turkestan Khotan Rug 50094
Antique Khotan Rug, East Turkestan, 1900 — Extraordinary detail, sharply defined design, and elegant symmetry create a striking artistic work. Hailing from Khotan, the crown jewel of China’s legendary Silk Road, this stunning antique carpet boasts breathtaking detail and a true sense of geometrical genius. Alternating borders bearing painstaking detail and rich bursts of color form a tight frame around the elegant heart of the piece, a rich blue background overlaid with a pale gold pattern of magnificent detail and symmetry. Earthy blues and golds provide a stunning and deceptively simple palette, bringing to mind the striking contrast of placid waters beneath golden boughs. Boasting the elegance and singular beauty of Eastern craftsmanship, this stunning piece makes an ideal artistic statement.