Antique Chinese Five Claw Dragon Design Shabby Chic Rug 72102
Gorgeous And Extremely Artistic Antique Chinese Five Claw Dragon Design Shabby Chic Rug, Country of Origin: China, Circa Date: 1880 – A beautiful array of five clawed Chinese dragons are gracefully flying across the expanse of this breathtaking antique Chinese rug. This is a fascinating and highly artistic antique rug was woven in China around the 1880’s.
The Chinese dragon is a symbol of the Chinese zodiac and people born under this symbol are said to be happy, prosperous and bring joy to others. A felling that is strongly conveyed through the use of happy colors and refined patterns within this magnificent worn shabby chic rug.
The more facinating area rugs from China, like this one, are fascinating for their exquisite use of color and captivating artistic designs. The majestic Chinese blues and delicate corals add to the interior quality of this fine example of textile art.
This shabby chic antique Chinese dragon design rug may have been created to commemorate a special occasion. Four five clawed water dragons surround a central dragon that appears to be staring outwards us, the onlookers, perhaps from a protected perch. This may have represented a ruler, or special person for whom the antique Chinese carpet was created.
This captivating antique five claw dragon design Chinese rug uses formal symmetry that enhances the suggestion that it was to be used in a formal occasion, or setting. The multitude of dragon figures, in different states of being make it quite the rare example. Antique Chinese rugs that feature dragons tend to be highly collectible and this example would make an excellent addition to an Asian themed room.
The more one spends time with this shabby chic antique Chinese Dragon design rug the more they grow to appreciate and love it. It is a fascinating rug that has a story to tell all of its own. It’s worn shabby chic texture helps to enhance its beauty as well as its sense of ancient mystery. People who are looking for artistic area rugs to buy for their home, this one is a truly unique piece, that is sure to enhance any home’s interior design as well as exude a sense of calm upon whoever happens to be in its presence.