Antique Uzbekistan Suzani Textile 46140
Drawn in a fluid style, this exquisite antique suzani depicts a variety of repeating medallions embellished with grand pointed stars and graceful botanical sprigs.
Suzani Textiles, Uzbekistani, Early 20th Century – Created in Uzbekistan, this phenomenal antique suzani embroidery showcases a refined medallion decorated with coffered borders and graceful roundels set over a subdued mulberry-red background. The coal-colored field features glorious roundels decorated with elegant five-pointed stars that are adorned with chic botanical sprigs and charming rosettes. Graceful trefoils with recurved tendrils and flourishing French curves bracket the exquisitely decorated roundels. Reciprocating trilateral motifs graced with lavish trefoils depicted in a slightly smaller scale create a homogenous border that complements the carefully outlined and beautifully colored motifs featured within the field. Simplistic melon seed patterns with filamentous lines decorate the mulberry-red and coral-pink borders that complete the composition of this arresting antique suzani from Uzbekistan.