Breathtaking And versatile Room Size Antique Persian Heriz Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rug, Circa Date: 1920 – This magnificent room size antique Persian Heriz rug is a truly unique and breathtaking masterpiece. Complex geometric rug designs adorn this antique Persian rug and create a complex yet casual artistic impact. This room size rug is a genuine testament to the skill and artistic creativity of its designer.
The central anchor medallion is made up of a large crisp ivory background 8 pointed star at its center. The clean ivory cream color shade that we see in the corners, center and field designs, stunningly juxtapose against the richer jewel tone rug colors. Eight pink petal shapes extend beyond the core, creating a beautiful floral image that is both naturally aesthetic and geometrically appealing. The pops of crisp whites add a sense of electrifying energy like lightning bolts or electrical pulses that reverberate throughout the rug.
The central field itself features a rich rusty red background color. This color is then off set by the beautiful sky blue background color that encompass the inner rusty red field. This play between cooler colors and warmer richer tones was masterfully put together by the artist who created this piece.
The border itself is reminiscent of the types of borders we expect to see in the older antique Persian Bakshaish rugs that were woven in the same general region. This added flare that echos back to earlier examples is just another fascinating feature that this room size antique Persian Heriz rug has to share.
The geometric design and exciting use of happy yet sophisticated colors, make this an extremely versatile and decorative carpet. from vintage mid century modern to more traditional and classic interiors, this is the kind of piece that could work in many different interior decors.