Beautiful Tribal Antique Northwest Persian Runner Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rug, Circa Date: 1900 – A symphony of color greets you in this antique Northwest Persian rug. The tribal influences of this antique Persian rug are apparent in the simplicity of the design, which is carried out in dazzling color. The design of the magnificent tribal rug is simple with a field that is an allover design of garden flowers. It has a main border with two simple matching secondary borders to frame it. This balanced design brings out the brilliance of all of its components, without allowing one to over shadow the others.
This exciting antique runner rug is symmetrical both horizontally and vertically, but this symmetry is difficult to distinguish by looking at the field. The design of the field is unidirectional, with all the flower motifs pointing in the same direction. If you examine the main border, you will see that it has been divided symmetrically in both directions.
The most striking feature of this antique Northwest Persian runner rug is the rows of flowers arranged so that the eye is drawn from the bottom right towards the top left corner of the antique rug. As the eye flows over the rows of flowers, the colors gently shift from one to another. The contrast of the red background in the main border with the darker background in the field highlights the cheerful colors of the flower designs.
The design of the antique Northwest Persian runner rug is simple, yet delightful in its execution. The motifs themselves are not highly detailed, which alludes to the tribal origins of this spectacular piece of artwork. It contains such a wide range of colors that it is difficult to imagine and decor in which this rug would not find a home. This magnificent antique Tribal runner rug will be the centerpiece of any hallway, or long area in the home or office. Regardless of where you place it, it will bring breathtaking beauty to any interior design.