Magnificent and Unusually Fine Large Antique Persian Khorassan Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rug, Circa Date: 1900 – This is an absolutely gorgeous, classic, elegant and refined antique Persian Khorassan rug. It features a slew of intricate floral rug patterns that are sure to add a refined elegance to any home decor.
The beautifully intermingled cranberry reds and earth tones coloration featured in this large rug give it a subtle yet eye catching presence and artistic impact. This unusually fine Persian rug has a beautiful and intricate floral design with a large mandala inspired central rug medallion.
The magnificent swirling Islimi Arabesque rug designs bestow a wondrous sense of movement and refined elegance. The flowers that are strewn throughout this large antique Persian Khorassan rug seem to simply dance within this antique carpet which gives the piece a delicate, as well as tranquil feel.
The varying colors and designs give this rug an utterly gorgeous and naturalistic inspired mosaic appearance. The pattern itself is extremely symmetrical and mirrored in every direction. This symmetry creates a feel of balance throughout this magnificent rug.
Another aspect of the design that adds to the overall feel of balance is the central medallion. As if created by slicing the medallion into quarters, the four corners of the field are not only inspired from the medallion design, they are made up of the same elements.
The overall artistic impact combined with the quality and texture of this particular piece cannot be overstated. Simply put, it is magnificent!
Without a doubt, this large antique Persian Khorassan rug will become a treasured family heirloom. The soft earthy coloration, combined with the unusually refined pattern make this piece stand out from the rest. It is not just a “regular” Persian rug but is a great work of art as well.