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 unique and culturally intriguing antique rug – an antique Spanish carpet made some time right around 1920 – is truly an achievement in rug-making. This distinctive piece possesses many of the qualities most sought after by collectors of such rugs, and would make a proud addition to any home. Though woven in Spain, a classic Ninghsia Chinese design appears on this charming little antique rug. An openwork vine-scroll medallion and corner-pieces float across a soft gold ground, surrounded by a border of vine sprays like those of the field, but set against a pale apricot ground. The piece has a considerable visual unity, making it a very effective decorative rug. All in all, this is a piece that is not to be missed. Its decorative design and unique composition make it not only a highly desirable piece, but a genuine work of art.