Antique Turkish Oushak Rug 2988
This antique Oushak from Turkey is a symphony of luscious cream and tan tones accented with sparing linear detail in red.
Antique Turkish Oushak Rug, Country of Origin: Turkey, Circa Date: Turn of the 20th Century – Perennially popular, antique Turkish Oushak carpets tend to be prized for their uniquely decorative and ephemerally monochromatic color compositions, in which subtly contrasting hues are utilized for the field and for the detail work, creating pieces with a deeply understated quality. This antique Oushak is a symphony of luscious cream and tan tones accented with sparing linear detail in red. One might easily think that this detail largely comprises the pattern, but a closer look reveals the intervening design in tan on cream. This is the sort of subtle colorism for which Oushaks are so prized nowadays. A beautiful example, this antique Oushak rug, from Turkey, is a striking composition and a beautiful addition to any home’s interior decor.