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Vintage Tapestry Rug “Horses in Gale” by Ana Piksiades 48165


Price: $18,000.00 Price: $12,000.00

| Size: 4 ft 8 in x 6 ft 10 in (1.42 m x 2.08 m) | Request Price | Print

This gorgeous, abstract composition, titled “Horses in Gale,” beautifully showcases Piksiades unique aesthetic, which combines expressionist elements with vibrant coloration.

Vintage Mid Century Tapestry Rug “Horses in Gale” by Ana Piksiades, Country of Origin: Southeastern Europe, Circa Date: Mid-Twentieth Century – Here is a truly remarkable vintage carpet – an abstract rug designed and woven by noted Slovak artists Ana Piksiades during the middle decades of the twentieth century. Widely celebrated throughout Eastern Europe, Piksiades is certainly one of the most consequential Slovak artists of the twentieth century, renowned for here tremendously imaginative work and her impressive range. A multimedia artist, Piksiades has worked in glass and painting, exhibiting her work throughout Europe during the 1960’s and 70’s. It was in 1970 that Piksiades began designing rugs and tapestries, being drawn to the craft at this time due to important technological changes that made weaving certain styles a more manageable affair. This gorgeous, abstract composition, titled “Horses in Gale,” beautifully showcases Piksiades unique aesthetic, which combines expressionist elements with vibrant coloration. The remarkable precision of the composition speaks to Piksiades incredible range as an artist; having mastered glass, sculpture and waiting, that Piksiades could so clearly articulate an aesthetic ideal on a tapestry is a true testament to her ability. A delightfully composed abstract work, this vintage carpet by Ana Piksiades is a truly magnificent example.

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