Large Antique 17th Century Mughal Gallery Carpet 47597
This impressive antique Indian rug is a splendid example from the seventeenth century. Beautifully detailed and remarkably composed, it is steeped in classic design.
Beautiful Large Antique Indian Mughal Rug, Country of Origin: India, Circa Date: 17th Century – Here is an impressive antique rug – a seventeenth century gallery size rug of Mughal design, steeped in classical beauty and impressively detailed throughout. A dazzling pattern of intricately detailed floral and vine scroll elements gracefully sprawls across the large red expanse of this impressive rug. Further elements of classical rug design are present throughout this seventeenth century rug, including notable semi-circular corner pieces, which are practically overflowing with impressive detail work. This trend is continued further in the outsized central medallion, which occupies nearly the entire horizontal space of the field. Characterized by concentric floral designs of alternating reds, blues, and ivories, this massive, stunning medallion is the focal point of a rug that is a focal point itself. Showcasing the artistic heights achieved by the seventeenth century weavers responsible for its composition, this classical Mughal rugs is a grand example.
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