Antique Suzani Embroidered Textile 40551
This splendid Suzani rug features an elegant all-over pattern of meandering vinescrolls with cerise lilies, carnations and other classic flowers.
Antique Suzani Embroidered Textile, Country of Origin: India, Circa Date: 1900 – Featuring classic motifs from central Asian countries, this Antique suzani embroidered textile of art focuses on vibrant colors and rich tones to create a welcoming effect. A marvelously random display of pale red flowers spreads over this antique textile. The seeming lifelike nature is enhanced through subtle use of repeating motifs, encouraging the eye to hunt for similarities among a disparate collection. Fine detailing on long, dark green leaves sets them off from the ivory background, the skillful embroidery matched by thin stems. A wide variety of flowers, from simple round petaled blooms to tufted blossoms that puff out proudly, adds to the intrigue of the antique Suzani embroidered textile. This Suzani textile creates a vision much like botanical illustrations in classic textbooks.