Antique Turkish Oushak Rug 44870
Fantastic floral details and delicate foliage create a classic arabesque across the midnight blue field of this timeless Turkishantique carpet from Turkey.
10 ft (3.05 m)
14 ft 4 in (4.37 m)
Antique Turkish Rug, Origin: Turkey, Circa: 1910’s – Here is an impressive and beautifully woven antique Turkish carpet, woven in Turkey during the early decades of the twentieth century. Sporting an impressive and alluring composition, this antique Turkish carpet is a charming and exciting example of an important style of antique Oriental rug weaving. Woven in the 1910s, this antique carpet features a chic combination of taupe and midnight blue along with elegant curvilinear patterns that flow with the ease of a traditional Safavid design. Small-scale guardbands and taupe main borders featuring lobed palmettes and elegant cloudbands that are linked by polychromatic leaves create an impressive frame for the lavishly decorated field. Flame-like palmettes, detailed saz leaves and delicate foliage linked by a trellis of sinuous vinescrolls incorporate the ideal balance of large and small elements to create one impressive allover arabesque. This timeless carpet features a complex arabesque with many levels of detail that are simplified just enough by the reserved palette of neutral colors. A beautiful composition, this antique Turkish carpet is an excellent example.