Antique Persian Sultanabad Rug 48094
Regal and classical, this handsome antique Sultanabad rug is characterized by a vibrant and lively pallet that effectively brings to life the entirety of the composition.
14 ft (4.27 m)
21 ft (6.4 m)
Antique Persian Sultanabad Carpet, Persia, circa Turn of the Twentieth Century – Here is a majestic and beautifully woven antique Oriental rug – an antique Sultanabad carpet that was handwoven in Persia around the turn of the twentieth century. Regal and classically composed, this handsome antique Sultanabad rug is characterized by a vibrant and lively pallet that effectively brings to life the entirety of the composition. A background of ivory serves as the setting for the borders, the details in which represent a happy coming together of the elegance of classical Persian design and the intrigue of geometric composition. Meanwhile, an impressive allover pattern unfolds throughout the entirety of the field, the ruby red hue of which causes the detail work to pop. Blue and ivory blossoms appear throughout, contrasting impressively with the red of the background. The overall effect is one of unity and clarity of execution. A beautiful example of an important style of antique Persian rug weaving, this vibrant antique Sultanabad carpet represents some of the finest points of that exciting and important style.