Antique Indian Agra Rug 42848
This Agra carpet features a tremendous repeating pattern of uncharacteristically geometric botehs and botanical motifs.
Antique Agra Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: India, Circa Date: 1920 – This fascinating and enticing antique Oriental rug — a beautiful antique Agra made in India — is both mathematically precisely and broadly aesthetically appealing. Woven with a subdued palette of earthy colors and pastel accents, this rug from Agra features a repeating pattern of geometric leaves and botanical elements centered around a columnar vase pattern reminiscent of traditional Tree of Life motifs. The repeating pattern in the field is complemented by multiple borders and wide guard bands decorated with reciprocating scrolls, geometric brackets and an interesting boteh variation. In many ways, this antique Agra rug embodies a good many of the qualities and characteristics most sought after in the finest antique Oriental rugs: it is brilliantly composed, expertly made, and — not least of all! — endearingly beautiful. This Agra offers an opportunity to own something truly grand.