Beautiful Large Size Antique Ivory Persian Sultanabad Carpet, Country of Origin / Rugs Type: Antique Persian Rugs, Circa Date: Late 19th Century – This large size antique Persian Sultanabad carpet is over 100 years old, but it has been exquisitely preserved with beautifully saturated colors. Sultanabad was a premier rug making center throughout the 19th century and this is a beautiful example of the work that was produced at the height of its popularity.
This beautiful antique all over design rug features a combination floral and more tribal design elements. This beautiful combination of color and design are reminiscent of a beautiful palace garden. The rug designs and pattern elements are carried out in beautiful reds, blues, tans, and salmons, using black outlines to bring out the motifs against the light ivory colored background. The reddish rust color border is the perfect color to contrast against the ivory center of the main field of this exquisite antique Persian rug.
The design this antique ivory Persian Sultanabad carpet has horizontal and vertical symmetry with the repeating pattern of the Persian Sultanabad rug placed in the center of the design. The pattern appears to trail off beyond the edges of the antique large size rug, giving it a sense of grand scale. The floral elements are carried out in such a manner that they are both realistic and fantasy, with different flowers originating from the same stem in places.
This beautiful ivory background antique Persian Sultanabad rug would make an excellent addition to any room that is large enough to accommodate it. The beautiful blending of the happy colors and the natural flow of the design make it a piece of exquisite beauty for any collection. Without a doubt, this larger size, late 19th century, ivory color background, antique Persian Sultanabad carpet, would add a sense of casual elegance to any interior design.