Square Size Antique Spanish Carpet 1151
Woven in Spain circa 1920, this unique European carpet features an Oriental medallion with botanical spandrels and complementary borders featuring lotus blossoms and vinescrolls with flourishing tendrils.
Small Square Antique Spanish Carpet, Country of Origin: Spain, Circa Date: 1920’s – This antique Spanish carpet was woven with precision and care, and was created in the 1920’s. As a decorative rug, it presents an elegant impression, and displays patterns that interlock beautifully and delicately. The design centers around an Oriental rug medallion, which compliments the unique square size of the rug. Plentiful, interlocking vines and spandrels encircle the medallion, and harmonize this Spanish carpet, lending to its gorgeous finish.
The border is artfully complementary to the rug’s interior design. The outermost detailed border features blossoming lotus flowers, expertly placed between twirling spindles of vine. A series of solid, dark, bold lines frame the entire piece, juxtaposing the free-spirited tone of the medallion and its surroundings. With a border so intense, the carpet makes an impression, but not one that is overwhelming.
The color scheme of this beautiful antique rug is sophisticated, yet subtle, with harmonizing hues. Emboldened, emphasized vines pop against the more gentle background. This artistry is only enhanced by its rare square size.
This tasteful antique Spanish carpet makes for a dignified statement. It gives way to a glance at 1920’s Spain; this antique Spanish carpet is a piece of history that supersedes words.