Antique Persian Sultanabad Rug , Country of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: 1920 – This incredible palace-sized Sultanabad rug offers brilliant, fiery colors and a versatile design that combines both traditional and tribal stylistic elements. The 1920s carpet has geometric elements that create a modern feel.
The colors of this antique Persian carpet are vibrant and rich. The artist used cool blue-grays and muted greens to balance the brilliant of the warm tones. This creates the feeling that reflects the Art Nouveau or early Art Deco design periods. Sultanabad is known for producing carpets that use unique designs and color combinations. They often produced pieces that were meant to appeal to a hungry European market.
Sultanabad was known for using traditional designs in ways that were new and innovative. This carpet combines traditional motifs with geometric lines that give it a primitive, tribal element. Sultanabad carpets are also known for fine weaves and carpets with lasting durability. The design of this carpet is crisp and precise, with the pile cut short to emphasize the clean lines of the design.
The vibrant red background creates the perfect background for an earthier palette of geometric motifs and floral patterns. The carpet is artistically balanced in the colors chosen and the design itself. This beautiful piece will create a visual impact and make a statement in the room.
The antique rug combines traditional and tribal elements to create a piece that is versatile enough to complement traditional or modern décor. The linear geometric elements give it a modern feel, but the traditional layout and florals give it a more classic look, too. This would be the perfect piece to add color and a tribal feel to a Boho chic design. This is a rare, unique piece that spark the imagination and can be adapted to any number of design styles.