A Casually Elegant Geometric Room Size Antique Shabby Chic Persian Heriz Rug, Country of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: 1900 – This antique shabby chic rug from around 1900, has a traditional design that define the artistic style of the weavers of antique Persian Heriz rugs. This antique Persian Heriz Serapi rug uses a central medallion with surrounding fields that expand the area of the central medallion outwards towards the formal borders of the rug.
The details of the rug designs within this antique Persian carpet are angular and geometric, rather than flowery and round. This gives the antique geometric rug a primitive, tribal feel, yet allows it to preserve a sense of elegance and formality throughout the design. The design of the antique Persian Serapi rug is divided into four quarters, each of which are carried out with precision to make them identical to the other sections. This helps to enhance the formality of the design an create a sense of balance That will extend the rest of the room.
The colors of this casual antique shabby Chic Persian Heriz rug are used to divide it into distinctive sections forming a field with several layers of medallion designs, formal corners and a complex system of borders. The colors of the antique Persian Heriz rug are placed in a way to provide contrast against the adjacent sections of the Oriental rug, yet they still have a unified and earthy quality that enhances the floral theme.
The aged appearance of this Persian Heriz shabby chic rug is replicated by many modern designers. That said, this antique Heriz Persian rug has a timeless and ageless quality which is enhanced by the soft aged patina – a quality that simply cannot be reproduced using modern weaving techniques and colors. This antique Heriz has a historical feel that also offers a somewhat eclectic and artistic impact.