Oriental Antique Sarouk Persian Rug 43436
An allover design of lush, leafy stems, flowers, and palmettes repeats in graceful symmetry across the field of this lavish antique Sarouk.
Antique Sarouk Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rugs, Circa Date: Early Twentieth Century – This majestic antique rug — a stunning antique Persian Sarouk rug from early twentieth century Persia — is truly a sight to behold. Boasting an impressive all-over design of lush, leafy stems, flowers, and palmettes which all repeat in graceful symmetry across the pale salmon field, this lavish antique Sarouk is as beautiful as it is expertly made . A denser design of repeating flowery trees or shrubs makes up this rug’s beautiful border, all on a deep blue ground that offers a contrast to the field. Meanwhile, salmon-ground minor borders provide a graceful transition between them. Here the famed Sarouk plush pile adds the final touch of opulence to the entire composition, creating a stunning masterwork of a carpet. A beautifully designed and woven rug, this antique Sarouk boasts many of the qualities most sought after in such rugs.